Upgrading jquery-ui-rails from 4.2.1 to 0.5.0

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Problem

You would like to upgrade your jquery-ui-rails gem from a version before 0.5.x to the latest version 0.5.0, but when you do that your tests are failing with error messages similar to the one below:

Solution

According to the changelog the naming between 4.2.1 and 0.5.0 has changed jquery-ui-rails

So if you were using something like the following in your app/assets/javascripts/applications.js file (as used in the depot example in the Agile Web Development with Rails 4 book):

you would need to change it to the following after upgrading your jquery-ui-rails gem to ~> 0.5.0: