[rspec-users] Can have_selector Match Only Part of an Elements Class String?

DanS dansteinicke at gmail.com
Tue Mar 2 00:15:12 EST 2010

On Mar 1, 2:26 pm, David Chelimsky <dchelim... at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 1, 2010 at 4:24 PM, DanS <dansteini... at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I would like to find a way to check for the existence of a class on a
> > <td> element in a calendar.  The <td>s are the days of the calendar
> > and can have various classes assigned.  I want to test if a day has
> > the 'past' class and don't care (in this test) if other classes
> > (weekend, today, etc) are present.  So far I've only been able to use
> > have_selector('td', :class=>'some class') if the class string matches
> > exactly.  Is there an easy way to match if the class 'past' is just
> > present in the string? (wildcards, regex, whatever)
> > Making the test match the string exactly feels like it makes the test
> > too complicated and loose its focus on the single thing I want to
> > test.
> > Thanks to anyone who can offer advice on this.
> This is a webrat question. If nobody answers you here, check the
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> HTH,
> David
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Thanks David.

Sorry for posting to wrong place.  Posted on webrat group here:

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