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Episode #236 - January 10rd, 2012

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Diving under the covers of RSpec 2.8 with a quick look at Minitest, we KnockoutJS wearing our Pumas and run all the way to SpreeConf.

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RSpec 2.8 Released! Jump to Story

Last Wednesday RSpec 2.8 was released with rspec-rails 2.8.1 a day later. This new version has improved documentation, better support for tags and filtering, a new order option which allows you to run your specs in random order to find order-dependency bugs, a new rspec -init option which will create a spec directory and some starter code for a blank project, and a dramatic speed boost.

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