[rspec-users] Unable to stub a class method in a before_filter
matt at mattwynne.net
Tue Nov 4 14:51:19 EST 2008
On 4 Nov 2008, at 19:38, Fernando Perez wrote:
> Here is my spec:
> describe Admin::ProductsController, "A visitor wants to access
> admin/products" do
> before(:each) do
> @product = mock_model(Product, :traffic_available => 0)
Should this be Site.stub!(:find_by_domain_name)... ?
> it "should redirect to login path" do
> get :index
> response.should redirect_to(login_url)
> In my application.rb, I have the following before filter:
> def find_current_site
> @site = Site.find_by_domain_name(website_name)
> if @site.traffic_available < 0
> render :nothing => :true
> As the test DB is empty and I don't use fixtures, it won't find any
> site, therefore nil.traffic_available < 0 returns an error when
> the spec.
> I thought I could stub out the find_by_domain_name method to return a
> cooperative object with a traffic_available value, but it didn't work.
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