[rspec-users] RSpec, Rails, ObjectDaddy and transactions

Tim Glen tim at pivotib.com
Fri Sep 26 14:33:02 EDT 2008

>> Oh, and I do have this line in my spec_helper:
>> config.use_transactional_fixtures = true
>> I assume that only does anything to fixtures, specifically
> No.  That tells rspec/ test::unit to start a transaction at the  
> start of every test case, and issue a rollback when it's over.
> That + a transactional database / storage engine should work out of  
> the box.

aha! somehow the tables in my mysql db became MyISAM rather than  
InnoDB. Not sure how that happened since they're all innodb on the  
production server.

thanks for helping to keep me humble :)


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