[rspec-users] "Tricks" for testing after_create callback???

Rick DeNatale rick.denatale at gmail.com
Thu Dec 13 07:57:02 EST 2007

On 12/12/07, Pat Maddox <pergesu at gmail.com> wrote:

> I would not mock the call, and would instead just let the mailer do
> its thing.  You can verify that a message was sent, match the
> subject/content, etc.  It's very lightweight so there's no reason not
> to use it.

The problem with this is that it combines testing the sending of the
message with testing how it's rendered.

I prefer to do the latter in the context of testing the mailer.

Rick DeNatale

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