Add this line to your application's
And then execute:
Or install it yourself as:
gem install aruba
Our most current documentation to get started with Aruba as a user can be found in ./features/.
If you're new to the Cucumber ecosystem, it's worth to visit the project's documentation site. This also includes information about how to write feature files in Gherkin.
If you want to use Aruba with RSpec and you need some information about how to use RSpec, please visit their website.
The documentation for minitest can be found here.
A full documentation of the API for developers can be found on RubyDoc.
For support, please have a look at the support website
of Cucumber. You have different options to reach out for help: Recommended for
Aruba are using the Slack channels — e.g.
— (register account), and the
Issues page on GitHub.
Currently, this gem is mainly maintained by this group of people:
We try to comply with Semantic Versioning 2.0.0.
Aruba is supported on Ruby 2.4 and up, and tested against CRuby 2.4, 2.5, 2.6 and 2.7, and JRuby 9.2.
Aruba is fully tested in CI on Linux and MacOS. On Windows, only RSpec tests are run, so YMMV. Full Windows support is a work in progress.
Please see the CONTRIBUTING file.
Development takes place in the
main branch and currently targets the 1.x
releases. If necessary, maintenance of the old 0.14.x releases takes place in
0-14-stable branch. Stable branches will not be created until absolutely
See the file LICENSE.