[rspec-users] Rails3 + RSpec2 sample project?

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Sun Feb 7 15:41:50 EST 2010

On Sun, Feb 7, 2010 at 2:41 PM, David Chelimsky <dchelimsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 7, 2010 at 3:48 AM, Jacques Crocker <merbjedi at gmail.com> wrote:
>> If anyone has any sort of Rails3 + Rspec2 project sort of working, we
>> should get a stripped down sample project on github. Martin did a
>> great one for datamapper: http://github.com/snusnu/datamapper_on_rails3.
>> I can help getting it organized / tested, but I havent been able to
>> get things working quite yet.
>> I know its all sort of still in flux at the moment. But any help would
>> be appreciated on how to organize rspec with rails3.
> I don't have time to do a proper blog post right now, but I'll try to
> get something up in a day or two. In the mean time, assuming you have
> rails 3 pre already installed:
> rails foo
> cd foo
> echo "gem 'rspec-rails', '>=2.0.0.a5' :group => :test" >> Gemfile

This should be:

  echo "gem 'rspec-rails', '>=2.0.0.a5', :group => :test" >> Gemfile

(was missing a comma).

> script/rails generate rspec:install
> rspec:install installs, among other things, a generator so you can just say:
>  script/rails generate model thing name:string
> ... and you'll get a model spec instead of a rails unit test.
> The a5 release only supports model and request (integration - a la
> merb) specs, but controllers, views and helpers will be coming soon.
> Cheers,
> David

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