[rspec-users] Failure trying to test ApplicationController
vertebrate at gmail.com
Tue Oct 16 01:07:47 EDT 2007
On Mon, 15 Oct 2007 23:46:32 -0500, David Chelimsky wrote:
> On 10/15/07, Steve <vertebrate at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I'm trying to write some tests for the ApplicationController as shared
>> tests that can be run in all of my other controller tests, but am getting
>> a nil.rewrite error. Below is what I have...
>> describe AccountController do
>> it_should_behave_like 'Application controller'
>> describe 'Application controller', :shared => true do
>> it 'should fail require_login check if not logged in' do
>> User.current = nil
>> controller.require_login.should be_false
>> response.should redirect_to(:controller => 'account', :action => 'logon')
>> def require_login
>> return true if User.current.logged_in?
>> redirect_to :controller => "account", :action => "logon" and return false
>> The line it's failing on is the redirect_to in require_login. What am I
>> doing wrong?
> What's the error?
NoMethodError in 'AccountController should fail require_login check if not logged in'
You have a nil object when you didn't expect it!
The error occurred while evaluating nil.rewrite
The "redirect_to" call is line 28, and "controller.require_login.should"
is line 12.
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