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timdiggins / .Succeed or sleep (for capybara js)
Last active September 18, 2021 16:02
Succeed or sleep and try again (for Capybara js)
Succeed or sleep and try again (for Capybara js)
timdiggins / logging_for_chromedriver.txt
Last active June 6, 2021 12:06
demonstration of lack of need for non-w3 mode to retrieve logs from chromedriver
Using selenium_chrome
Capybara starting Puma...
* Version 5.3.1 , codename: Sweetnighter
* Min threads: 0, max threads: 4
* Listening on
browser logs empty from selenium_chrome
Using selenium_chrome_w3c
browser logs empty from selenium_chrome_w3c
require 'bundler/inline'
gemfile do
source ''
gem 'capybara'
# gem 'capybara', path: "/Users/twalpole/projects/Capybara"
gem 'puma'
gem 'selenium-webdriver'
gem 'webdrivers'
gem 'byebug'
timdiggins / request_support.rb
Created February 23, 2019 10:19
An equivalent to capybara save_and_open_page for request specs
# frozen_string_literal: true
RSpec.shared_context "save_and_open_page for request" do
def asset_host
def save_and_open_page
Dir.mkdir(Rails.root.join("tmp/requests")) unless Dir.exist?(Rails.root.join("tmp/requests"))
file = Rails.root.join("tmp/requests/screenshot-#{}.html")
timdiggins / traceback
Created February 20, 2018 18:44
traceback for oneboxing failure of https error
2018-02-20 18:41:58 - RuntimeError - Unable to read pdf file:
/Users/tim/workspaces/bws/onebox/lib/onebox/engine/pdf_onebox.rb:14:in `data'
/Users/tim/workspaces/bws/onebox/lib/onebox/engine.rb:66:in `block in record'
/Users/tim/.rvm/gems/ruby-2.3.1@rails/gems/moneta-1.0.0/lib/moneta/mixins.rb:165:in `fetch'
/Users/tim/workspaces/bws/onebox/lib/onebox/engine.rb:66:in `record'
/Users/tim/workspaces/bws/onebox/lib/onebox/layout_support.rb:9:in `layout'
/Users/tim/workspaces/bws/onebox/lib/onebox/layout_support.rb:13:in `to_html'
/Users/tim/workspaces/bws/onebox/lib/onebox/preview.rb:35:in `engine_html'
/Users/tim/workspaces/bws/onebox/lib/onebox/preview.rb:16:in `to_s'
/Users/tim/workspaces/bws/onebox/lib/onebox/web.rb:33:in `block in <class:Web>'
timdiggins / gist:3eba95ba752092e3648b9a3a932df41b
Last active February 20, 2018 18:21
traceback for thredded demo (v0.14.2) with onebox (1.8.39) Using content with http
RuntimeError in Thredded::Topics#show
Showing /Users/tim/workspaces/bws/thredded/app/views/thredded/posts_common/_content.html.erb where line #2 raised:
Unable to read pdf file:
Extracted source (around line #14):
def data
pdf_info = get_pdf_info
raise "Unable to read pdf file: #{@url}" if pdf_info.nil?
result = { link: link,
timdiggins / disable_template_cache_clearing.rb
Last active January 29, 2018 21:59
speed up rails 5.0 feature specs by caching templates during suite
# spec/support/disable_template_cache_clearing
# may also need to configure, either here
Rails.application.config.action_view.cache_template_loading = true
# or in config/environments/test.rb:
# config.action_view.cache_template_loading = true
# ensure ActionView::Digestor is already autoloaded before patching it
timdiggins /
Last active October 7, 2017 14:19
breaking rails conventions workshop
timdiggins / thredded.rb
Last active January 10, 2017 18:45
# config/intitializers/thredded.rb
# to allow you to not to have to add `main_app` before every path helper
# when embedding Thredded within a main-app supplied layout (with navbar and links to the main_app)
# ... Add this to the bottom of the initializer
Rails.application.config.to_prepare do
thredded_methods = (Thredded::Engine.routes.url_helpers.methods + Thredded::UrlsHelper.instance_methods)
timdiggins / test.rb
Created May 12, 2016 06:02
Simple script to test rspec_junit_formatter against all the rspec versions
#!/usr/bin/env ruby
def header(version)
puts "-" * 80
puts " rspec #{version}"
def run(version, command)
system <<-SCRIPT