[rspec-users] undefined method `mock_model' for [RSpec example]:#<Class:0x25550a8>

Zach Dennis zach.dennis at gmail.com
Mon Aug 20 19:25:04 EDT 2007


Here is a link to the .mov:

  http://www.continuousthinking.com/movies/RSpec_mockModelError.mov

In doing this I realized something. I only get the error when I try to
run an individual spec within the spec/views/<model_name>/ directory.
Thanks for the suggestion Jay,

Zach



On 8/20/07, David Chelimsky <dchelimsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 8/20/07, Jay Levitt <lists-rspec at shopwatch.org> wrote:
> > aslak hellesoy wrote:
> > > On 8/20/07, Jay Levitt <lists-rspec at shopwatch.org> wrote:
> > >>> I'd like to avoid that because it would be extra noise and it
> > >>> shouldn't be necessary. The generated specs work absolutely perfectly
> > >>> for me as/is (I'm on OS X). There have been a couple of bugs related
> > >>> to regexps and windows paths over time, but they've either been
> > >>> resolved or await more feedback from users in the tracker.
> > >>>
> > >>> I'm thinking about other ways to be explicit about this (besides the
> > >>> verbose ":behaviour_type => :view". What if we added methods like:
> > >>>
> > >>> describe_model
> > >>> describe_view
> > >>> describe_controller
> > >>> describe_helper
> > >>>
> > >>> Or support the first argument being a Symbol:
> > >>>
> > >>> describe :model, "Thing" do
> > >> I'm not clear why we need any new syntax at all - isn't this just a bug
> > >> related to some configurations, if it works for David but not for Zach
> > >> (both on OS X)?
> > >>
> > >
> > > Good point. Let's figure out why it doesn't work for Zach first.
> > >
> > > Zach: What's the relative path of the spec? Did you move it after it
> > > was created?
> >
> > If Zach could create a screencast or precise step-by-step, I can attempt
> > to reproduce it tonight on OS X, Windows XP, Cygwin, and/or Ubuntu 6.06.
>
> Thanks for offering to do this Jay - that's great.
>
> >
> > Jay
> >
> >
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