[rspec-users] How do you use pending in RSpec?

Matt Wynne matt at mattwynne.net
Fri Mar 13 11:07:32 EDT 2009


On 12 Mar 2009, at 23:23, Bill Venners wrote:

> I guess I'm curious:
>
> 1) How important is it to you to be able to just "strike out" the
> lines of code within an example that are failing (as you can with
> RSpec's #3 pending form), versus just "striking out" the entire
> example as you can with ignore in ScalaTest.

I don't personally ever strike out parts of an example - all or nothing

> 2) How important is it to you to be able to add a string message to
> your stricken code, as you can with either #2 or #3 in RSpec? How does
> that string help you?

Very important - it's like a TODO.

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