Grunt plugin for running ruby cucumber.

npm install grunt-rcukes
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Grunt plugin for running ruby cucumber.

Getting Started

This plugin requires Grunt 0.4.0.

If you haven't used Grunt before, be sure to check out the Getting Started guide, as it explains how to create a Gruntfile as well as install and use Grunt plugins.

  1. Install this grunt plugin with the following command:

     npm install grunt-rcukes --save-dev
  1. Install cucumber gem

     gem install cucumber
  1. Once the plugin has been installed, it may be enabled inside your Gruntfile with this line of JavaScript:


Cucumber task

Run this task with the grunt cucumber command.

Usage Example

cucumber: {
    test: {
        features: 'features/'
    options: {
        prefix: 'bundle exec',
        profile: 'default',
        format: 'progress'

Target Properties


Type: String

The features directory containing cucumber features



Type: String

Prefix before cucumber command


Type: String

Cucumber profile to use


Type: String

Cucumber formatter

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