[rspec-users] first cut at blockless given/when/then
win at wincent.com
Fri Oct 19 07:48:46 EDT 2007
El 19/10/2007, a las 0:41, "David Chelimsky" <dchelimsky at gmail.com>
> On 10/18/07, Wincent Colaiuta <win at wincent.com> wrote:
>> El 18/10/2007, a las 18:42, "David Chelimsky" <dchelimsky at gmail.com>
>>> Easier to type, sure. I'm not in love w/ the names yet though
>>> they sound like verb phrases - "given matcher", "when matcher",
>>> How about something like match_given, match_when, match_then?
>> That would be fine too. I mainly just wanted to avoid having to
>> manually pass the symbol in.
>> Another alternative combining your suggestion with what Pat
>> step_matchers do |match|
>> match.given ...
>> match.when ...
>> match.then ...
> That's nice, except we don't want methods named when and then as they
> are keywords :(
Even so, it still works. Ruby is smart enough to figure out that when
"when" and "then" appear after a period, then they're actually
irb> class Foo
irb> def when
irb> puts "hello world"
Or is there some other complication that I'm not aware of?
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