[rspec-users] features and form filling - going declarative?

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Fri Nov 7 10:02:12 EST 2008

On Fri, Nov 7, 2008 at 9:58 AM, David Chelimsky <dchelimsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 7, 2008 at 9:54 AM, Matt Wynne <matt at mattwynne.net> wrote:
>> One technique is to have a single noisy 'declarative' scenario that
>> explicitly walks around filling things in, then all the rest use more
>> 'imperative' style steps where most of the detail is buried away.
> You've got those backwards :)
> declarative: when I fill in the form correctly
> imperative: when I enter "David" in the "Name" field ....

Although - maybe we need to reconsider this naming, because you could
argue that either are declarative, whereas imperative, meaning
important/urgent, doesn't really convey the explicit nature. I think
abstract/concrete could work. Maybe general/specific.

Other ideas?

> Cheers,
> David

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