[rspec-users] Vendoring rspec 1.1.12 as a gem

Matt Wynne matt at mattwynne.net
Sat Jan 17 14:16:36 EST 2009


On 17 Jan 2009, at 17:06, Wincent Colaiuta wrote:

> Hi folks,
>
> Up until now I've always used RSpec as a plug-in in my vendor dir,  
> but seeing as the gem is the endorsed way to install I decided I  
> would try the gem this time (still vendoring it though because I  
> vendor everything).
>
> Anyone had any luck doing that?
>
> Here's what I did. First, to get rspec and rspec-rails on the system:
>
>  sudo gem install rspec-rails
>
> Then add a couple lines to my config/environments/test.rb file:
>
>  config.gem 'rspec',       :version => '1.1.12'
>  config.gem 'rspec-rails', :version => '1.1.12'
>
> Then I tried vendoring the gems:
>
>  RAILS_ENV=test rake gems:unpack
>  (in /Users/wincent/app/src)
>  no such file to load -- rspec-rails
>  /Library/Ruby/Site/1.8/rubygems/custom_require.rb:31:in  
> `gem_original_require'
>  /Library/Ruby/Site/1.8/rubygems/custom_require.rb:31:in `require'
>  ...

I think you might need to use something like this:

>  config.gem 'rspec-rails', :version => '1.1.12', :lib => 'spec/rails'


Matt Wynne
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