[rspec-users] Default format for all requests in a spec

Matt Wynne matt at mattwynne.net
Mon Aug 30 09:21:26 EDT 2010


Or you could override the #get/post/put/delete methods in your ExampleGroup

describe MyController do
  def	get(path, params)
    super(path, params.merge({:format => 'js'})
  end

  it '...' do
    get :show, :id => 1
  end
end

On 27 Aug 2010, at 08:00, Justin Ko wrote:

> Well, you could setup a default parameter hash:
> 
> describe MyController do
>  let(:params) { {:format => 'js'} }
> 
>  describe '#show' do
>    it '...' do
>      get :show, params.merge(:id => 1)
>    end
>  end
> end
> 
> You could also take it another level:
> 
> describe MyController do
>  let(:params) { {:format => 'js'} }
> 
>  describe '#show' do
>    before { params.merge(:id => 1) }
> 
>    it '...' do
>      get :show, params.merge(:another_param => 'yep')
>    end
>  end
> end
> 
> On Aug 26, 9:12 am, Maurício Linhares <mauricio.linha... at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> Hi guys,
>> 
>> Is there a way to define a default parameter for all requests made in a spec?
>> 
>> I have a spec where I want all requests to be made with the "js"
>> format but I find it rather annoying to type a ":format => 'js'" on
>> every get/post/put/delete. Is there any other way to do this?
>> 
>> -
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cheers,
Matt

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