[rspec-users] [rspec]spec_server: already initialized constant MyTestClass

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Fri May 1 13:11:29 EDT 2009


On Fri, May 1, 2009 at 11:52 AM, Matt Wynne <matt at mattwynne.net> wrote:
>
> On 1 May 2009, at 15:05, David Chelimsky wrote:
>
>> On Fri, May 1, 2009 at 8:42 AM, Matt Wynne <matt.songkick at googlemail.com>
>> wrote:
>>>
>>> I'm creating a class in my spec file to test out a module, but when I run
>>> the spec a second time in spec_server, I get the error above.
>>>
>>> I presume this is because rails is un-loading the class, and it's not
>>> getting re-loaded properly.
>>>
>>> Does anyone have a nice workaround for this?
>>
>> What version of rspec[-rails]?
>
> oh don't... um.
>
> rspec 1.2.2
> rails 2.2.2
>
> we know we need to upgrade but when you have 4798 examples it's not a task
> you undertake lightly!
>
> is that likely to be the problem?

It is likely the problem as the 1.2.6 release includes a spec_server
fix. There shouldn't be any breaking changes from 1.2.2 to 1.2.6
(famous last words) so I'd give that a quick try in a branch and see
how it does.

>
>>
>>
>>>
>>> cheers,
>>> Matt Wynne
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>>> http://blog.mattwynne.net
>>>
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