[rspec-users] Hooks before a scenario but not the background: possible or bad practice

Hedge Hog hedgehogshiatus at gmail.com
Sun Nov 7 13:53:21 EST 2010


On Sun, Nov 7, 2010 at 10:49 PM, David Chelimsky <dchelimsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Nov 6, 2010, at 7:54 PM, Hedge Hog wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>> I'd like to activate FakeFS for some scenarios, which I tag @fakefs,
>> however it seems Before('@fakefs') runs before the background of the
>> feature - unfortunately this clobbers Grit, and I can't
>> Grit::Repo.new(...) in the backbround.
>> Is it currently possible to get a hook to run before a scenario, but
>> not the Background of the feature?
>>
>> Or am I mistaken in making a distinction between a scenario and the
>> background of a feature?
>
> Please post this to the Cucumber list: http://groups.google.com/group/cukes.
>

Apologies for using the wrong list and that this was due to something
in the Before hook failing - so I won't resurrect this on the cukes
list.
Things work as expected when driven by a suitable operator :)


> Cheers,
> David
>
>>
>> Best wishes
>>
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