[rspec-users] Problems with array mock

Don Petersen don at donpetersen.net
Mon Aug 6 14:08:55 EDT 2007


Have a look at this:
http://pastie.textmate.org/85317

That should work out.

Don

On Aug 6, 2007, at 2:04 PM, Gaston Ramos wrote:

> El lun, 06 de ago de 2007, a las 11:52:28 -0500, David Chelimsky dijo:
>> On 8/6/07, Gaston Ramos <gramos at rectorado.unl.edu.ar> wrote:
>>>
>>> Hi everyone,
>>>
>>> I'm trying this in my helper spec and it didn't work:
>>>
>>> @curr_odontogram.should_receive('photos[1]').and_return(@photo)
>>>
>>> and the error is:
>>>
>>> SyntaxError in 'PersonHelper Deberia devolverme un link para  
>>> eliminar una foto'
>>> compile error
>>> /home/gramos/src/rails/r-dental/config/../vendor/plugins/rspec/ 
>>> lib/spec/mocks/proxy.rb:99:
>>> syntax error, unexpected '[', expecting '\n' or ';'
>>>           def photos[1](*args, &block)
>>>
>>> does anyone have a good solution for this?
>>>
>>> the complete code of the helper:
>>>
>>> http://pastie.caboo.se/85287
>>>
>>> the complete code of the spec helper:
>>>
>>> http://pastie.caboo.se/85289
>>
>> This is ruby magic causing confusion. When you call foo.photos[1],
>> you're actually calling foo.photos[](1) (though that won't work) - so
>> I *think* the expectation should read:
>>
>> @curr_odontogram.should_receive(:photos[]).with(1).and_return(@photo)
>>
>> Give that a try.
>
> I tried this:
> @curr_odontogram.should_receive(:photos[]).with(1).and_return(@photo)
>
> and I have this error:
>
> NoMethodError in 'PersonHelper Deberia devolverme un link para  
> eliminar una
> foto'
> undefined method `[]' for :photos:Symbol
>
>>
>>>
>>>
>>> See you.
>>> --
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