[rspec-users] Side Effects in Stories

Daniel N has.sox at gmail.com
Thu Oct 18 09:09:39 EDT 2007

On 9/11/07, s.ross <cwdinfo at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a story where the user resets the password [hey, this story
> thing really rocks!]. It is expected that the password will change
> and that the user will be redirected to a login screen. A side effect
> is that the user will receive email with his/her new password.
> Where I'm stuck is in ascertaining whether mail was generated.
> Any thoughts on how this might be accomplished?
> Thanks
> -----------------
> Story: Reset the Password
>    As a registered user
>    I want to be able to reset the password and have it emailed to me
>    And then I want to log in
> Scenario: Reset password for an account
>    Given A valid account is given:  joe at schmoe.com
>    When Resetting password for joe at schmoe.com
>    Then Password state should change in database joe at schmoe.com
>    And Registered user should be redirected to login screen
>    And Email should be sent to the registered user
>    And the new password should work :)
> _______________________________________________

Hi s.ross

I know this was a while ago that you asked this question, but did  you end
up coming up with a solution?

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