rspec 2.7.0.rc1 is released!

rspec 2.7.0.rc1 is released!

This includes the following (see the changelog for each lib below):


Please direct any questions or issues to the github issues tracker for each repository or



### rspec-core-2.7.0.rc1

full changelog:

NOTE: RSpec's release policy dictates that there should not be any backward
incompatible changes in minor releases, but we're making an exception to
release a change to how RSpec interacts with other command line tools.

As of 2.7.0, you must explicity `require "rspec/autorun"` unless you use the
`rspec` command (which already does this for you).

* Enhancements
  * Add example.exception (David Chelimsky)
  * --default_path command line option (Justin Ko)
  * support multiple --line_number options (David J. Hamilton)
      * also supports path/to/file.rb:5:9 (runs examples on lines 5 and 9)
  * Allow classes/modules to be used as shared example group identifiers
    (Arthur Gunn)
  * Friendly error message when shared context cannot be found (Sławosz
  * Clear formatters when resetting config (John Bintz)
  * Add xspecify and xexample as temp-pending methods (David Chelimsky)
  * Add --no-drb option (Iain Hecker)
  * Provide more accurate run time by registering start time before code
    is loaded (David Chelimsky)
  * Rake task default pattern finds specs in symlinked dirs (Kelly Felkins)
  * Rake task decides whether to use bundler or not based on presence
    of BUNDLE_GEMFILE (David Chelimsky)

* Bug fixes
  * Include Rake::DSL to remove deprecation warnings in Rake > 0.8.7 (Pivotal
  * Only eval `let` block once even if it returns `nil` (Adam Meehan)
  * Fix --pattern option (wasn't being recognized) (David Chelimsky)
  * Only implicitly require "rspec/autorun" with the `rspec` command (David
  * Ensure that rspec's at_exit defines the exit code (Daniel Doubrovkine)
  * Show the correct snippet in the HTML and TextMate formatters (Brian

### rspec-expectations-2.7.0.rc1

full changelog:

* Enhancements
  * HaveMatcher converts argument using #to_i (Alex Bepple & Pat Maddox)
  * Improved failure message for the have_xxx matcher (Myron Marston)
  * HaveMatcher supports #count (Matthew Bellantoni)
  * Change matcher dups Enumerable before the action, supporting custom
    Enumerable types like CollectionProxy in Rails (David Chelimsky)

* Bug fixes
  * Fix typo in have(n).xyz documentation (Jean Boussier)
  * fix safe_sort for ruby 1.9.2 (Kernel now defines <=> for Object) (Peter van Hardenberg)

### rspec-mocks-2.7.0.rc1

full changelog:

* Enhancements
  * Use `__send__` rather than `send` (alextk)
  * Add support for any_instance.stub_chain (Sidu Ponnappa)
  * Add support for any_instance argument matching based on `with` (Sidu
    Ponnappa and Andy Lindeman)

* Changes
  * Check for #failure_message_for_should or #failure_message instead of
    #description to detect a matcher (Tibor Claassen)

* Bug fixes
  * pass a hash to `any_instance.stub`. (Justin Ko)
  * allow :to_ary to be called without raising NoMethodError (Mikhail Dieterle)

### rspec-rails-2.7.0.rc1

full changelog:

* Enhancments
  * ActiveRecord::Relation can use the "=~" matcher (Andy Lindeman)
  * Make generated controller spec more consistent with regard to ids
    (Brent J. Nordquist)
  * Less restrictive autotest mapping between spec and implementation files
    (José Valim)
  * require 'rspec/autorun' from generated spec_helper.rb (David Chelimsky)
  * bypass_rescue (Lenny Marks)
  * route_to accepts query string (Marc Weil)

* Internal
  * Added specs for generators using ammeter (Alex Rothenberg)

* Bug fixes
  * Fix configuration/integration bug with rails 3.0 (fixed in 3.1) in which
    fixure_file_upload reads from ActiveSupport::TestCase.fixture_path and misses
    RSpec's configuration (David Chelimsky)
  * Support nested resource in view spec generator (David Chelimsky)
  * Define `primary_key` on class generated by mock_model("WithAString") (David