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Reusable Cucumber Steps

Mike Swieton recently posted Never say “Click” advocating the use of custom steps over browser-centric ones. I firmly disagree with with the consequences of that strategy.

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12 Comments – By Zach Moazeni on June 09, 2011

Practical Cucumber: Stakeholders

Stakeholders may or may not care about cucumber scenarios, but there is still value in having developers write them.

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3 Comments – By Brandon Keepers on November 18, 2010

Practical Cucumber: Organization

Nobody knows how to organize cucumber features and steps. Every project has it’s own conventions–that is, if it has conventions at all. Here is a pattern that works for us.

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6 Comments – By Brandon Keepers on September 13, 2010

Practical Cucumber: Factory Girl steps

Although they’ve been around for a while, very few people know that factory_girl comes with some really useful cucumber steps.

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13 Comments – By Brandon Keepers on September 09, 2010

Practical Cucumber: Scenario-specific steps

Cucumber steps are meant to be reused. Keep them generic so you don’t have to work too hard.

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13 Comments – By Brandon Keepers on September 08, 2010

Practical Cucumber

We love Cucumber but often see it poorly used and misunderstood. We are beginning a blog series about “Practical Cucumber” to give you tips and tricks and keep you out of a pickle.

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1 Comment – By Brandon Keepers on September 07, 2010

Stop lying.

“I don’t have time to test” seems to be somewhat of a recurring theme in hurried projects. Stop lying to yourself—and your clients.

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2 Comments – By Keith Gaddis on June 21, 2010

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