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Make sure and check a file does not exist

To setup a working environment, you may want to make sure, that a
file does not exist or if you ran your command of a file
was deleted.

Background
Given
I use a fixture named "cli-app"
Scenarios
Delete existing file
Given
a file named "features/non-existence.feature" with:
Feature: Non-Existence
  Background:
    Given a file named "example.txt" does not exist

  Scenario: Non-Existence #1
    Then the file "example.txt" should not exist

  Scenario: Non-Existence #2
    Then the file "example.txt" should not exist

  Scenario: Non-Existence #3
    Then the file "example.txt" should not exist
When
I run cucumber
Then
the features should all pass
Check if a file does not exists
Given
a file named "features/non-existence.feature" with:
Feature: Non-Existence
  Background:
    Given a file named "example.txt" does not exist

  Scenario: Non-Existence #1
    Then the file "example.txt" should not exist

  Scenario: Non-Existence #2
    Then the file named "example.txt" should not exist

  Scenario: Non-Existence #3
    Then a file named "example.txt" should not exist

  Scenario: Non-Existence #4
    Then a file named "example.txt" should not exist anymore

  Scenario: Non-Existence #5
    Then the file named "example.txt" should not exist anymore

  Scenario: Non-Existence #6
    Then the file "example.txt" should not exist anymore
When
I run cucumber
Then
the features should all pass
Check for absence of multiple files
Given
a file named "features/non-existence.feature" with:
Feature: Non-Existence
  Scenario: Non-Existence
    Given the file "lorem/ipsum/dolor.txt" does not exist
    Given the file "lorem/ipsum/sit.txt" does not exist
    Then the following files should not exist:
      | lorem/ipsum/dolor.txt |
      | lorem/ipsum/sit.txt |
When
I run cucumber
Then
the features should all pass
Check for absence of a single file using a regex
Given
a file named "features/non-existence.feature" with:
Feature: Existence
  Scenario: Existence
    Given the file "lorem/ipsum/sit.txt" does not exist
    Then a file matching %r<^ipsum> should not exist
When
I run cucumber
Then
the features should all pass

Last published over 3 years ago by philoserf.