[rspec-users] Testing for the number of occurrences of a word

Bart Zonneveld zuperinfinite at gmail.com
Tue Mar 10 11:37:13 EDT 2009


On 10 mrt 2009, at 14:05, aslak hellesoy wrote:

>
>
> On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 1:16 PM, Bart Zonneveld <zuperinfinite at gmail.com 
> > wrote:
> Hey list,
>
> Quick question: How can I check that a given word appears a number  
> of times on a page?
> The page in question includes some XML, rendered with &lts and &gts  
> and I want to test that a given node exists 10 times on that page.
>
> Here are a couple of ways to do it: http://lmgtfy.com/?q=ruby+count+occurrence+words
>
> count = # one of the solutions above
> count.should == 10

Argh, thanks to both of you.
I was thinking too difficult, along the lines of have_tag('my_div',  
'word', 10)...

cheers,
bartz



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