[rspec-users] Why RSpec?

Stephen Eley sfeley at gmail.com
Thu Apr 23 02:03:48 EDT 2009

On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 7:25 AM, Amos King <amos.l.king at gmail.com> wrote:
> I wasn't thinking about a gun.  I was just wondering if there is some
> underlying reason that I'm missing.  Is there a background structure
> that I'm not grasping?  Is there a huge piece of functionality that
> I'm missing?  Is it faster than Test:Unit or Shoulda?

RSpec appeals to my literary sensibilities.  It helps me think about
my code in English.  As a writer and editor, I find this pleasant.
And as a human who's spoken English longer than Ruby, I find it
clarifies my thought and improves my productivity.

Have Fun,
   Steve Eley (sfeley at gmail.com)
   ESCAPE POD - The Science Fiction Podcast Magazine

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