[rspec-users] issues when trying to select an option in a drop down list
sahmed1020 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 1 17:19:53 UTC 2012
Yes I made the request, my test case was working fine with all my other
I just added the dropdown list and updated the test case, and it can't seem
to find the element.
On Thu, Mar 1, 2012 at 12:56 AM, Ben Atkin <ben at benatkin.com> wrote:
> >From reading the error and the docs, it sounds like the last one:
> select 'Honda', :from => "account[car_type]"
> ...should work. The one thing I can think of that might keep it from
> working would be not being scoped to an area that includes the select box.
> Perhaps you could install pry and add binding.pry above that line, and then
> run it, and then poke around in the repl and see if you've got the right
> context. You did make the request to get that page, right?
> On Wed, Feb 29, 2012 at 10:04 PM, S Ahmed <sahmed1020 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> My html looks like:
>> <select id="account_car_type" name="account[car_type]"><option value="6
>> ">Acura</option> <option value="7">Honda</option> <option value="8">Ford
>> </option> <option value="9">Toyota</option> <option value="10">GM
>> My requests spec looks like:
>> before do
>> select '7', :from => "account[car_type]"
>> fill_in ..
>> I get the error message:
>> Failure/Error: select '7', :from => "account[car_type]"
>> cannot select option, no option with text '7' in select box
>> # (eval):2:in `select'
>> # ./spec/requests/account_pages_spec.rb:13:in `block (4 levels) in
>> <top (required)>'
>> I also tried:
>> select 'Honda', :from => "account[car_type]"
>> And got the same type of error.
>> What am I doing wrong here?
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