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RSpec 2: with Rails 4 and Ruby 2 (Part 3 of 3)


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RSpec is the most important add-on for Ruby on Rails. Understanding and mastering the use of RSpec should be part of every Rails developer’s skill set.

In Part 1 and Part 2 you learned how to use RSpec with any Ruby code. In this 90 minute conclusion to the series, you’ll use RSpec with the latest Ruby web technologies around: Rails 4 and Ruby 2.

  • Request Specs
  • Refactoring Specs
  • HTML Content
  • Big Steps, Small Steps
  • Automated Spec Runner
  • Write a Model Spec
  • Test Model Features with Shoulda
  • Custom Model Methods
  • Related Models
  • Custom Association Methods
  • Factories
  • Returning to the Home Spec
  • Visual Debugging with Capybara
  • Forms
  • Conclusion

Developers watched previous videos in this series and said that it “not only covers the syntax of RSpec but also how best to use it.” It comes “highly recommended” and “worth its digital weight in gold.”

Full of the quality teaching, great explanations, and polished post production you’ve come to expect from PeepCode. Useful diagrams and quotes, a practical code project, and step by step code you can follow along with in your text editor. Cruise smoothly through the newest versions of these libraries with useful tips and crucial advice on getting around major issues with Bundler and Rails 4. Uses the modern RSpec expect syntax.

Teach yourself or your team how to use RSpec with this video!

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You should watch our other RSpec videos first: Part 1 and Part 2

Revision 1 (Notes) · Updated: Jun 07, 2013 · Length: 93 min · 373 MB

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