[rspec-users] named context or calling include_context with block?

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Sat Aug 6 08:56:20 EDT 2011

On Aug 5, 2011, at 1:55 PM, Christopher J. Bottaro wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm playing around with Rspec again after going from test/unit to
> rspec then back to test/unit... :)  Right off the bat, I find myself
> wanting to do something like this:  https://gist.github.com/1128091
> Basically, I want to name a context, then call it later by name,
> passing a block to it.
> Or in other words... what is the best way to DRY this code?
> https://gist.github.com/1128108
> Is that possible in Rspec 2.6?

Yes! Take a look at http://relishapp.com/rspec/rspec-core/dir/example-groups/shared-examples for some different options.

> If not, can anyone provide a monkey
> patch for me?  Thanks!

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