[rspec-users] Working outside-in with Cucumber and RSpec

Ashley Moran ashley.moran at patchspace.co.uk
Tue Oct 28 03:32:11 EDT 2008

On Oct 27, 2008, at 5:20 pm, Pat Maddox wrote:

> When it comes to controllers specs, mocks provide the most value by
> isolating from the model and db - the specs run faster, and you don't
> have to worry about model validations.  But if you minimize controller
> logic, you can write acceptance tests that give you confidence that
> your controllers work, and then controller specs become unnecessary
> overhead.

What's the consensus here then, controller specs yay or nay?

1 nay from Pat

1 act of fence sitting from me...



More information about the rspec-users mailing list