Released: Sep 15, 2009, Running time: 14 min
In this episode:
Installing and configuring Spork to make RSpec and Cucumber load specs and features faster.FREEWatch episode
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Spork is a tool used to preload your environment so you don’t have to load it each time you run your features or specs.
We use Spork to reduce the startup time for running specs and features for URLAgg with autospec.
A couple of gotchas come up as we add Spork to our initialization files and you can see how to go around them.
Also, for Textmate users using the RSpec bundle, a quick tip on how to use Spork when running features from within Textmate.