[rspec-users] standard location for spec helpers

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Tue Jun 12 21:31:40 EDT 2007


On 6/12/07, Pat Maddox <pergesu at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 6/12/07, Edward Ocampo-Gooding <edward.og at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Is there a standard location for spec helpers (as in bits of code that help
> > write specs)?
> >
> > I'm mocking/stubing-out portions of ActiveSalesforce, a remote-database
> > abstraction layer so my specs won't have to rely on a remote connection, but I'm
> > not sure where I should be putting this helper lib. I was thinking of just
> > sticking it in spec/ but I was curious if there's a standard place for it.
> >
> > Thanks!
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> I created a spec/lib dir and throw my spec helper files in there.
> Then I require them in spec_helper.rb

FYI - From some other threads on this list, there seems to be an
emerging convention that spec/lib is where specs for stuff in the lib
directory go and shared stuff (helpers, shared behaviours, etc) go in
spec/shared.

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> Pat
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