[rspec-users] what has RSpec got against stack traces?

Phlip phlip2005 at gmail.com
Sat Mar 7 01:32:54 EST 2009

Here's an error message. The details are not important (beyond to_xml on a 
virtual AR database via fixture_dependencies). I know how to work the actual 

   NoMethodError in 'BlogMindMap should create XML'
   undefined method `macro' for nil:NilClass

Line 192 contains neither a stray nil nor a method 'macro'.

The question is why did RSpec throw away the backtrace? Am I the first person in 
history to hit a programming error inside RSpec??


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