[rspec-users] Rspec

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Mon Jun 28 14:50:11 EDT 2010

On Jun 28, 2010, at 1:31 PM, Curtis j Schofield wrote:

> Hi - I extracted some methods in a refactor and put them into a nice
> module and i'm in the process of making sure it is covered as a
> first-class unit.
> I'm getting some strange behavior with what seems really straight forward code.
> https://gist.github.com/6d54448d70b07a126c51

should_receive replaces the method in question, so when you say:


the actual toad_string method is never invoked, hence control is not passed on to toad_nokogiri_xml_document.

In general, mocking and stubbing methods on the object your testing should be avoided, for exactly this reason.


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