[rspec-users] Failure/Error: Unable to find matching line from backtrace can't convert nil into String

Bruno Cardoso bcardoso.home at gmail.com
Wed Sep 22 09:53:20 EDT 2010


Ok... found the problem... had this line in my spec helper commented
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config.fixture_path = "#{::Rails.root}/spec/fixtures"

On Sep 22, 12:30 pm, Bruno Cardoso <bcardoso.h... at gmail.com> wrote:
> TypeError: can't convert nil into String
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/activerecord-3.0.0/
> lib/active_record/fixtures.rb:519:in `create_fixtures'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/activerecord-3.0.0/
> lib/active_record/fixtures.rb:518:in `map'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/activerecord-3.0.0/
> lib/active_record/fixtures.rb:518:in `create_fixtures'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/activerecord-jdbc-
> adapter-0.9.7-java/lib/jdbc_adapter/jdbc_mysql.rb:141:in
> `disable_referential_integrity'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/activerecord-3.0.0/
> lib/active_record/fixtures.rb:515:in `create_fixtures'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/activesupport-3.0.0/
> lib/active_support/benchmarkable.rb:55:in `silence'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/activerecord-3.0.0/
> lib/active_record/fixtures.rb:514:in `create_fixtures'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/activerecord-3.0.0/
> lib/active_record/fixtures.rb:975:in `load_fixtures'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/activerecord-3.0.0/
> lib/active_record/fixtures.rb:950:in `setup_fixtures'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> rails-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/rails/adapters.rb:11:in `setup'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/hooks.rb:29:in `instance_eval'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/hooks.rb:29:in `run_in'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/hooks.rb:60:in `run_all'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/hooks.rb:60:in `each'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/hooks.rb:60:in `run_all'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/hooks.rb:103:in `run_hook'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example_group.rb:186:in
> `eval_before_eachs'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example_group.rb:186:in `each'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example_group.rb:186:in
> `eval_before_eachs'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example.rb:128:in `run_before_each'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example.rb:51:in `run'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example.rb:93:in `call'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example.rb:93:in `with_around_hooks'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example.rb:49:in `run'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example.rb:87:in `call'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example.rb:87:in
> `with_pending_capture'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example.rb:86:in `catch'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example.rb:86:in
> `with_pending_capture'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example.rb:48:in `run'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example_group.rb:235:in
> `run_examples'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example_group.rb:232:in `map'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example_group.rb:232:in
> `run_examples'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/example_group.rb:216:in `run'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/command_line.rb:43:in `run_examples'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/command_line.rb:43:in `each'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/command_line.rb:43:in `inject'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/command_line.rb:43:in `run_examples'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/command_line.rb:26:in `run'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/reporter.rb:11:in `report'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/command_line.rb:23:in `run'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/runner.rb:36:in `run_in_process'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/lib/rspec/core/runner.rb:27:in `run'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/bin/rspec:3
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-
> core-2.0.0.beta.22/bin/rspec:19:in `load'
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/bin/rspec:19
> D:/ruby/rubies/jruby-1.5.2/bin/rspec:1:in `load'
> -e:1:
>
> On Sep 22, 10:39 am, Bruno Cardoso <bcardoso.h... at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Hi David,
>
> > Thanks for the reply but that didn't fix my problem.
>
> > I think this is somehow related to fixtures, at least I only get this
> > problem on the specs that use fixtures and if I remove the fixtures,
> > it works.
>
> > On Sep 22, 2:05 am, David Chelimsky <dchelim... at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > > On Sep 21, 2010, at 10:58 AM, Bruno Cardoso wrote:
>
> > > > I'm getting this errors from this spec:http://pastie.org/private/lm9nrqnmhqobs1avf3skgw
>
> > > > Failures:
> > > >  1) Account Account should have a relation belongs to with customer
> > > >     Failure/Error: Unable to find matching line from backtrace
> > > >     can't convert nil into String
> > > >     # D:\ruby\rubies\jruby-1.5.2\bin\rspec:19
>
> > > > The spec is very simple. This was working with rails2+rspec1.3.... I'm
> > > > using rails3+rspec2 now. The error message is not very clear.
>
> > > > Any idea why this happens?
>
> > >http://github.com/rspec/rspec-core/issues#issue/146
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