We'll respond shortly.
New with Rspec 2.12, rspec mocks now have the ability to call through to the original implementation.
asserts that banana.split was called, and also executes banana.split
ACCORDING TO YEHUDA … if you are maintaining a GEM
git rm –cached Gemfile.lock
echo “Gemfile.lock” >> .gitignore
git add .gitignore
git ci -m “Remove Gemfile.lock — cf. http://yehudakatz.com/2010/12/16/clarifying-the-roles-of-the-gemspec-and-gem”
(this advice may be controversial)