RE: Unable to Run the cucumber feature file

when i am trying to run the feature file in cucumber i am getting the below error.

Exception in thread “main” Usage: java cucumber.api.cli.Main [options] [ [FILE|DIR][:LINE[:LINE]*] ]+


-g, –glue PATH Where glue code (step definitions and hooks) is loaded from.
-f, –format FORMAT[:PATH_OR_URL] How to format results. Goes to STDOUT unless PATH_OR_URL is specified.
Built-in FORMAT types: junit, html, pretty, progress, json.
FORMAT can also be a fully qualified class name.
-t, –tags TAG_EXPRESSION Only run scenarios tagged with tags matching TAG_EXPRESSION.
-n, –name REGEXP Only run scenarios whose names match REGEXP.
-d, –[no-]-dry-run Skip execution of glue code.
-m, –[no-]-monochrome Don’t colour terminal output.
-s, –[no-]-strict Treat undefined and pending steps as errors.
–snippets Snippet name: underscore, camelcase
–dotcucumber PATH_OR_URL Where to write out runtime information. PATH_OR_URL can be a file system
path or a URL.
-v, –version Print version.
-h, –help You’re looking at it.

cucumber.runtime.CucumberException: Unknown option: –plugin
at cucumber.runtime.RuntimeOptions.parse(
at cucumber.runtime.RuntimeOptions.<init>(
at cucumber.runtime.RuntimeOptions.<init>(
at cucumber.api.cli.Main.main(

Can any one help  me please to resolve the issue

sarathk38 Default Asked on June 12, 2016 in Software Testing.
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1 Answers

There are only two things that you can check
– Check feature files for any format error.
– Check the options that you have specified in CucumberOptions

Professor Answered on June 13, 2016.
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