[rspec-users] [cucumber] -n command line option looks in every feature file

Ben Mabey ben at benmabey.com
Fri May 8 22:06:32 EDT 2009

Mark Wilden wrote:
> Running 'cucumber -n "asdf" features/challenge.feature' seems to load 
> every feature file from the Rails root on down. In particular, it 
> loads example features in vendor/gems like Ben's email_spec which 
> requires Rails 2.2.2. This makes the command fail for us, since we've 
> frozen 2.3.2. I would imagine it's also loading RSpec's own features, 
> since that gem is also frozen in our app.
> I don't know if this is defined behavior or not, but it was 
> surprising. It makes the -n option less useful, IMO. What does the 
> filespec do in this case?
> ///ark

What do you mean by "filespec"?  Regardless, I agree with you that this 
doesn't seem normal at all.  Care to add a ticket for it?


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