ruby-rspec - Behaviour Driven Development framework for Ruby - metapackage

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename ruby-rspec_3.8.0c0e1m0s0-1_all.deb
Package name ruby-rspec
Package version 3.8.0c0e1m0s0
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category implemented-in::ruby role::shared-lib ruby
License -
Maintainer Debian Ruby Extras Maintainers <>
Download size 7.44 KB
Installed size 25.00 KB
RSpec is a Behaviour Driven Development framework for Ruby. It
provides a framework for writing and executing examples of how your
Ruby application should behave.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby-rspec_3.8.0c0e1m0s0-1_all.deb 3.8.0c0e1m0s0 all Debian Main
ruby-rspec - - -


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ruby -
ruby-interpreter -
ruby-rspec-core = 3.8.0c0e1m0s0-1


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Binary Package ruby-rspec_3.8.0c0e1m0s0-1_all.deb
Source Package ruby-rspec

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install ruby-rspec deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ruby-rspec




2018-09-06 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-rspec (3.8.0c0e1m0s0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 3.8.0c0e1m0s0
* Refresh failed_specs.patch
and disable_specs_assuming_they_are_first_caller.patch
* Drop ruby25_*.patch, applied upstream
* Use in Vcs-* fields
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 11
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.2.1 (no changes needed)
* Move debian/watch to
* Exclude two failing tests related to bisect
* Refresh gemspecs for rspec 3.8.x
* Add a missing step in README.source about regenerating the gemspecs
2018-02-05 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-rspec (3.7.0c1e0m0s1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 3.7.0c1e0m0s1
* Refresh patches and gemspecs
* Remove disable_coderay_highlight_specs.patch (patched file removed
* Add upstream patches to fix tests with ruby2.5 (Closes: #889510)
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.3 (no changes needed)
* Delete leftover gemspec files in debian/ interfering with upstream ones
* Use DEB_VERSION_UPSTREAM in debian/rules instead of parsing the changelog
2016-10-03 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-rspec (3.5.0c3e0m0s0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Antonio Terceiro ]
* New upstream release
* debian/README.source: simplify the instructions for updating to a new
upstream release
* refresh patches
[ Cédric Boutillier ]
* refresh failed_specs.patch: exclude more tests from rspec-core invocations
* debian/rules report:
+ work around new uscan output
+ properly report upstream version number as in Debian changelog
* remove obsolete require-rubygems.overrides
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (no changes needed)
2016-03-02 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-rspec (3.4.0c3e0m1s1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 3.4.0c3e0m1s1
* patches
+ refresh patches
+ don't apply autorun-load-configuration.patch (fixed upstream)
+ don't apply escape-path-in-match.patch (not needed)
+ add patch to skip some specs failing with coderay 1.1.x
+ skip specs using a running dRb server (stalling)
+ fix encoding issue in rspec-core tests
* Remove coverage subdir in rspec-support and other _* files when cleaning
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.7 (no changes needed)
* Use https:// in Vcs-* fields
* Fix reporting of upstream versions due to new output of uscan
2015-08-20 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-rspec (3.3.0c2e1m2s0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 3.3.0c2e1m2s0
* Add a task to repack the source in a unique tarball
* Refresh gemspecs
* Do not clean anymore tmp/ subdir in rspec-mocks
* Skip another test related to UTF-16LE encoding on ruby2.2
2015-06-15 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-rspec (3.3.0c0e0m0s0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable
* New upstream version 3.3.0c0e0m0s0
- refresh gemspecs
- refresh patches
* comment more commands about previous git submodules approach
* Use a single tarball instead of a multiple tarball 3.0 (quilt) package
- remove create-empty-orig option
- update README.source accordingly
* Remove persistent statistics of specs under */spec/examples.txt when
* fix fix-rake-task.patch
* Add failed_specs.patch to deactivate failing tests which need more
* Build-depend on git and coderay to satisfy some specs
* Depend and build-depend on ruby-thread-order
* Tighten version dependencies between RSpec components
* Install .rspec template in project_initializer to make rspec --init work.
2015-04-09 - Antonio Terceiro <>
ruby-rspec (3.2.0c2e0m1s2-2.1) experimental; urgency=medium
Team upload.
[ Antonio Terceiro ]
* debian/patches/fix-rake-task.patch: fix path to rspec binary in rake
task. Closes: #782161
[ Christian Hofstaedtler ]
* debian/patches/autorun-load-configuration.patch: fix rspec/autorun
not honoring expose_dsl_globally default.

See Also

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ruby-rubocop-rspec_1.22.2-1_all.deb Code style checking for RSpec files
ruby-ruby-engine_1.0.1-2_all.deb Provides the RubyEngine constant
ruby-ruby-version_1.0.1-2_all.deb Provide the RubyVersion pseudo-constant
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ruby-rubypants_0.6.0-1_all.deb Ruby port of SmartyPants smart-quotes library
ruby-rubytorrent_0.3-5_all.deb BitTorrent library in Ruby
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ruby-rufus-scheduler_3.4.2-1_all.deb job scheduler for Ruby
ruby-rugged_0.27.4+ds-1_amd64.deb Ruby binding to the libgit2 library
ruby-rugments_1.0.0~beta8-1_all.deb pure-ruby syntax highlighter replacement for pygments