[rspec-users] cucumber feature description

Pat Maddox pergesu at gmail.com
Sat Oct 25 23:03:29 EDT 2008

> A more qualified person may want to answer your question

I think you are plenty qualified :)

> but my short
> explanation of the change of the default narrative layout is to state the
> business value at the start instead of the end.

Exactly what I was gonna say.

>  However, you shouldn't feel
> constrained to use that layout all the time though.  Whatever communicates
> the business value best and most succinctly to the customer and you for a
> given feature is what you should use.

Right on.  And I'd say that the preamble is so valuable that trying to
give it a rigid syntactic structure could only detract value, not add


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