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Adding a new troubleshooting #13

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Im add a new troubleshooting to developers that don't use rake to run tests.(Please review my text, because my english isn't so good) xD

@dchelimsky dchelimsky merged commit 7f9232e into rspec:master

Actually, on 2nd thought this really belongs in rspec-core or rspec-rails, not rspec-dev. Do you want to submit same to either of those projects?

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@@ -121,6 +121,20 @@ command from the root of the repository you're working on. i.e. if you're
working on rspec-core, cd to the rspec-core directory. Don't try to run specs
from the rspec-dev directory, or you'll see `LoadError`s.
+## unterminated string meets end of file (SyntaxError) [In rspec-rails]
+If you want to run tests without using rake, you have to know that running:
+ rspec .
+You will see syntax error, because rspec try to execute some files in lib folder.
+When you want to run tests you have to run:
+ rspec spec/.
+Rspec will execute just the files in spec folder. Using rake you haven't this
## different problem?
If you run into a problem not documented here, please check the rspec-dev
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