[rspec-users] Conditionally turning some specs on and off depending on runtime platform

Mark Wilden mark at mwilden.com
Fri Sep 26 10:24:01 EDT 2008


On Fri, Sep 26, 2008 at 5:13 AM, Wincent Colaiuta <win at wincent.com> wrote:

>
> No, it's actually a case of having a bunch of Java junk installed on my
> local system which I can use to do extended testing of things like feed
> validity on this machine, while on the server I don't have (and can't
> install) the Java stuff so would like to skip those specs.
>

It seems to me that if the tests are useful to run on your local system,
they would be equally useful to run on the server. Otherwise, why run the
server tests at all? They are obviously not going to catch any errors that
the Java code catches.

///ark
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://rubyforge.org/pipermail/rspec-users/attachments/20080926/a086bdd8/attachment.html>


More information about the rspec-users mailing list