[rspec-users] URL helpers in model specs

Matt Wynne matt at mattwynne.net
Tue Oct 11 16:03:40 EDT 2011

On 10 Oct 2011, at 18:02, Nick wrote:

> Hey guys. One of my models uses a Rails URL helper. In IRB, the method works. However, when I run the specs for the method, the URL helper doesn't exist.
> The only solution I've found is to include Rails.application.routes.url_helpers in both the model and the example group. Obviously, that's not ideal, because it's only necessary for the specs to work. Is there any other solution?
> https://gist.github.com/1275799

I don't know about anyone else, but I can't see that gist.


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