[rspec-users] [RSpec]Doubt while Testing with RSpec

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Thu Jun 24 21:52:37 EDT 2010


On Jun 20, 2010, at 1:37 AM, Narayanan wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> I have a library of RSpec Test examples. Now, from an upper ruby
> layer, I need to run only individual separate test example from the
> library that matches a particular string in the upper layer.
> 
> For Example:
> 
> My RSpec library file contains many test examples like:
> 
> describe arithmetic do
> 
> it "should provide a sum of two numbers" do
> (1 + 2).should == 3
> end
> 
> it "should provide a difference of two numbers" do
> (5-4).should == 1
> end
> 
> end
> 
> Now there is a ruby layer above from where I need to run the first
> test i.e when my input is test_add the  it "should provide a sum of
> two numbers" must only run and  give me results of test.
> Similarly, if in the input I am accepting in my upper ruby code is
> test_subtract, the 2nd test must run (it "should provide a difference
> of two numbers") and show the result of test.
> 
> Is this possible with RSpec ?

Yes. What version of RSpec are you using?


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