[rspec-users] Rake spec options

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Thu Jul 1 12:25:10 EDT 2010

On Jul 1, 2010, at 11:13 AM, Ibrahim Awwal wrote:

> Hi guys,
> Apologies if this is a dumb question. I'm new to rails and most of the
> information online is about rails 2 and rspec 1.3, but my group is
> using rails 3 and thus rspec 2. I'm trying to format the output of
> rake spec, and I found online that I could use options like --format
> html in a file called spec/spec.opts in the rails base directory.
> However, from my attempts to populate this file and my cursory search
> through the rspec2 source, I don't think it obeys this file anymore.
> Furthermore, it seems like there is no more html format yet (makes
> sense, if rspec2 is a complete rewrite). So my question is, is there
> any way for me to a) specify options to be used when running rake spec
> and b) format the output nicely, specifically in html format but any
> alternative to the default is fine.
> The goal is basically to have the test results emailed out to the web
> development team each time someone pushes to git. I've got the rest of
> the script working, I just want to make it prettier. Thanks!

HTML and TextMate formatters have yet to be added, but their on the list:



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