[rspec-users] Autorun Picks Up Options

Justin Ko jko170 at gmail.com
Fri Feb 10 03:59:14 EST 2012


On Feb 9, 2012, at 1:42 PM, Bryan Baugher wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> I was trying to use the autorun feature of rspec but noticed that when I run the command to kick off the ruby scripts it picks up the options that I give to the command.
> 
> 'myRubyBin -j optionValue'
> 
> This then fails with this error,
> 
> /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/optparse.rb:1448:in `complete'
> : 
> invalid option: -j
>  (
> OptionParser::InvalidOption
> )
> 	from /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/optparse.rb:1446:in `catch'
> 	from /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/optparse.rb:1446:in `complete'
> 	from /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/optparse.rb:1285:in `parse_in_order'
> 	from /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/optparse.rb:1252:in `catch'
> 	from /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/optparse.rb:1252:in `parse_in_order'
> 	from /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/optparse.rb:1246:in `order!'
> 	from /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/optparse.rb:1337:in `permute!'
> 	from /usr/lib/ruby/1.8/optparse.rb:1358:in `parse!'
> 	 ... 6 levels...
> 	from /usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-core-2.8.0/lib/rspec/core/configuration_options.rb:26:in `parse_options'
> 	from /usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-core-2.8.0/lib/rspec/core/runner.rb:59:in `run'
> 	from /usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rspec-core-2.8.0/lib/rspec/core/runner.rb:10:in `autorun'
> 
> Is there a way for rspec/autorun to ignore all options?
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"autorun" is designed to be a drop-in solution to run specs without the "rspec" binary. I think you have two options here:

1.) autorun accepts ARGV as its runner arguments. You could massage ARGV before requiring autorun.
2.) Use the RSpec runner explicitly: RSpec::Core::Runner.run(args)


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