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gem install rspec --version "~> 3.2.2"
This will install 6 gems:
It also includes a
rspec command for running your tests.
$ rspec --init create .rspec create spec/spec_helper.rb
--color --require spec_helper
--color: Enable color in the test output
--require spec_helper: Require
spec_helperautomatically in your
For more available options, please type
$ rspec -h to see.
# This file was generated by the `rspec --init` command. Conventionally, all # specs live under a `spec` directory, which RSpec adds to the `$LOAD_PATH`. # The generated `.rspec` file contains `--require spec_helper` which will cause # this file to always be loaded, without a need to explicitly require it in any # files. # # Given that it is always loaded, you are encouraged to keep this file as # light-weight as possible. Requiring heavyweight dependencies from this file # will add to the boot time of your test suite on EVERY test run, even for an # individual file that may not need all of that loaded. Instead, consider making # a separate helper file that requires the additional dependencies and performs # the additional setup, and require it from the spec files that actually need # it. # # The `.rspec` file also contains a few flags that are not defaults but that # users commonly want. # # See http://rubydoc.info/gems/rspec-core/RSpec/Core/Configuration RSpec.configure do |config| # rspec-expectations config goes here. You can use an alternate # assertion/expectation library such as wrong or the stdlib/minitest # assertions if you prefer. config.expect_with :rspec do |expectations| # This option will default to `true` in RSpec 4. It makes the `description` # and `failure_message` of custom matchers include text for helper methods # defined using `chain`, e.g.: # be_bigger_than(2).and_smaller_than(4).description # # => "be bigger than 2 and smaller than 4" # ...rather than: # # => "be bigger than 2" expectations.include_chain_clauses_in_custom_matcher_descriptions = true end # rspec-mocks config goes here. You can use an alternate test double # library (such as bogus or mocha) by changing the `mock_with` option here. config.mock_with :rspec do |mocks| # Prevents you from mocking or stubbing a method that does not exist on # a real object. This is generally recommended, and will default to # `true` in RSpec 4. mocks.verify_partial_doubles = true end # The settings below are suggested to provide a good initial experience # with RSpec, but feel free to customize to your heart's content. =begin # These two settings work together to allow you to limit a spec run # to individual examples or groups you care about by tagging them with # `:focus` metadata. When nothing is tagged with `:focus`, all examples # get run. config.filter_run :focus config.run_all_when_everything_filtered = true # Limits the available syntax to the non-monkey patched syntax that is # recommended. For more details, see: # - http://myronmars.to/n/dev-blog/2012/06/rspecs-new-expectation-syntax # - http://teaisaweso.me/blog/2013/05/27/rspecs-new-message-expectation-syntax/ # - http://myronmars.to/n/dev-blog/2014/05/notable-changes-in-rspec-3#new__config_option_to_disable_rspeccore_monkey_patching config.disable_monkey_patching! # This setting enables warnings. It's recommended, but in some cases may # be too noisy due to issues in dependencies. config.warnings = true # Many RSpec users commonly either run the entire suite or an individual # file, and it's useful to allow more verbose output when running an # individual spec file. if config.files_to_run.one? # Use the documentation formatter for detailed output, # unless a formatter has already been configured # (e.g. via a command-line flag). config.default_formatter = 'doc' end # Print the 10 slowest examples and example groups at the # end of the spec run, to help surface which specs are running # particularly slow. config.profile_examples = 10 # Run specs in random order to surface order dependencies. If you find an # order dependency and want to debug it, you can fix the order by providing # the seed, which is printed after each run. # --seed 1234 config.order = :random # Seed global randomization in this process using the `--seed` CLI option. # Setting this allows you to use `--seed` to deterministically reproduce # test failures related to randomization by passing the same `--seed` value # as the one that triggered the failure. Kernel.srand config.seed =end end