[rspec-users] Is stubbing a call to super possible?

Shane Mingins smingins at elctech.com
Thu Oct 4 21:26:14 EDT 2007


On 5/10/2007, at 11:56 AM, Shane Mingins wrote:

> Hi
>
> Is stubbing a call to super possible?  I am testing a protected  
> method called authorized in a Rails controller ... part of the  
> logic flow calls super which calls the method authorized in the  
> application controller.
>
> As I am focused on the logic of the method in the controller I am  
> testing I just wish to stub the value returned in the super.
>
> Is this at all possible?
>

In the meantime I have used alias_method_chain to override the method  
in the super class.


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