[rspec-users] class variables different between spec and runtime?

Peter Fitzgibbons peter.fitzgibbons at gmail.com
Tue Dec 22 13:51:45 EST 2009


DOH!
Thanks David,

Happy Holidays!

Peter Fitzgibbons
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On Tue, Dec 22, 2009 at 9:24 AM, David Chelimsky <dchelimsky at gmail.com>wrote:

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> On Tue, Dec 22, 2009 at 9:22 AM, David Chelimsky <dchelimsky at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>>
>>
>> On Tue, Dec 22, 2009 at 9:14 AM, Peter Fitzgibbons <
>> peter.fitzgibbons at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Hello Folks,
>>>
>>> This gist http://gist.github.com/261791 has an example user.rb,
>>> user_spec.rb
>>> At runtime, this snippet fails
>>>
>>> u = User.find(123)
>>> u.update_with_profile({...})
>>> The error occurred while evaluating nil.select):
>>>   app/models/user.rb:6:in `moderator_fields'
>>>   app/models/user.rb:118:in `update_with_profile'
>>>
>>> The spec passes all-green.
>>>
>>> Could you tell me how this might be ?
>>>
>>
>> The user in the spec comes from new_with_profile(), which sets instance
>> variables on the User class.
>>
>> The user in the console comes from find(), and those ivars are not yet
>> set.
>>
>
> Also - @params in the User class (in the class methods) is not the same
> @params in the User instances (in update_with_profile).
>
> HTH,
> David
>
>
>>
>>
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>
>>> Peter Fitzgibbons
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