[rspec-users] [rspec-autotest] Autotest is missing some of my specs

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Fri Sep 3 20:34:27 EDT 2010


On Sep 3, 2010, at 6:42 PM, ericindc wrote:

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> On Sep 3, 7:33 pm, ericindc <ericmilf... at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Sep 3, 7:09 pm, David Chelimsky <dchelim... at gmail.com> wrote:
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>>> On Sep 3, 2010, at 6:07 PM, ericindc wrote:
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>>>> On Sep 3, 7:04 pm, David Chelimsky <dchelim... at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>> On Sep 3, 2010, at 6:02 PM, ericindc wrote:
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>>>>>> Any idea why autotest would miss some of my tests?  I run autotest and
>>>>>> everything passes, but rake spec results in 2 failures.  The 2
>>>>>> failures are from the model spec that is not being included when run
>>>>>> in autotest.
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>>>>> Are you sure that the model spec is excluded from autotest rather than it's just passing?
>> 
>>>>> Also - versions? rspec, rails, ruby, os?
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>>>> I also verified in the autotest output that the model spec is not
>>>> included.  Not sure if there are others.
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>>> Versions?
>> 
>> I purposefully broke the test and everything passes.  Running rake
>> spec, however, caught the error.  I am running a Rails 3 app on OS X
>> and RVM 1.8.7-p302 and the the following:
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>> rspec (2.0.0.beta.20)
>> rspec-core (2.0.0.beta.20)
>> rspec-expectations (2.0.0.beta.20)
>> rspec-mocks (2.0.0.beta.20)
>> rspec-rails (2.0.0.beta.20)
>> autotest (4.3.2)
>> autotest-fsevent (0.2.3)
>> autotest-growl (0.2.5)
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> I also just noticed that renaming the file to something random causes
> autotest to pick it up.  It blows up because the corresponding model
> does not exist.  Naming it back to it's original causes it to miss
> again.

Are the names perfectly aligned with the specs? i.e. app/models/thing.rb and spec/models/thing_spec.rb? By default, autotest requires this mapping, though it can be customized if you have a need.


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