[rspec-users] Is there a way to terminate a long running spec job...

Matt Wynne matt at mattwynne.net
Tue Feb 23 14:53:07 EST 2010

On 23 Feb 2010, at 19:11, rlw wrote:

> and still get the output of accumulated errors?
> My environment is awful, slow, and not modifiable. (Just don't go
> there! At least I get to program in Ruby, which makes up for
> everything else.) So when I see some errors in a 300 example test
> file, it takes a long time (many minutes) for the file to finish out
> and give me some meaningful output to start debugging. Is there a way
> to send a signal to the rspec process and have it terminate and
> printout the accumulated errors up to that point?
> TIA,
> -Robert

Why don't you fiddle with the formatters to output the failures into  
another file, and then just tail that file for your meaningful output?


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