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

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename ruby-rspec-support_3.8.0c0e1m0s0-1_all.deb
Package name ruby-rspec-support
Package version 3.8.0c0e1m0s0
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category ruby
License -
Maintainer Debian Ruby Extras Maintainers <>
Download size 31.07 KB
Installed size 128.00 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.
This package provides common functionality to other
rspec packages. It is considered suitable for internal
use only at this time.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby-rspec-support_3.8.0c0e1m0s0-1_all.deb 3.8.0c0e1m0s0 all Debian Main
ruby-rspec-support - - -


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ruby -
ruby-interpreter -


Type URL
Binary Package ruby-rspec-support_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-support deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ruby-rspec-support




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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