[rspec-users] Pass a variable from rake to steps file in cucumber

aslak hellesoy aslak.hellesoy at gmail.com
Tue Feb 10 18:58:57 EST 2009


On Tue, Feb 10, 2009 at 11:30 PM, David Chelimsky <dchelimsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 10, 2009 at 2:42 PM, aslak hellesoy
> <aslak.hellesoy at gmail.com> wrote:
>> dude. have you lost your memory? didn't we have this conversation a week ago?
>>
>> http://www.nabble.com/-Cucumber--and-rake-pass-command-line-params-tt21789574.html
>
> Sorry - my fault - was going back through some email that was pending
> moderation :) Note the date is Jan 30.
>

Haha. Andre, please disregard my comment.

Aslak

> Cheers,
> David
>
>>
>> aslak
>>
>> On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 1:26 PM, AndreXP <andre.x.pretorius at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> Can anybody tell me how to pass a variable from the rake command to my steps
>>> file using cucumber? I have the following in my Rakefile:
>>>
>>> ## Rakefile
>>> Cucumber::Rake::Task.new do |t|
>>>  profile = ENV['PROFILE'] || 'default'
>>>  browser_type = ENV['BROWSER'] || '*chrome'
>>>  t.cucumber_opts = "--profile #{profile}"
>>> end
>>>
>>> I would like to have access to the "browser_type" variable in my "Before do"
>>> in my_steps.rb file.
>>>
>>> ## my_steps.rb
>>> Before do
>>>  $browser = Selenium::SeleniumDriver.new($server_host, $server_port,
>>> "browser_type", $root_url, $time_out)
>>> end
>>>
>>> Thanks for the help.
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