Tricks with RSpec components outside RSpec


In this short post I’d like to show how some of RSpec components (matchers and expectations) can be used for a greater good outside your tests. Like in your normal everyday scripts.


Trying to be expressive, concise and readable, RSpec have developed a great number of idioms, mechanisms and approaches. They are reliable, most of Rubyists familiar with them, and code becames pretty expressive.

While I don’t recommend trying this at home using the tricks shown below in your Big Enterprise Production core, you may like those things for short scripts, experiments, insights, and just for fun.

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Nezir Zahirovic

Freelance software developer Ruby On Rails (4 years) / MCPD .Net / C# / Asp.Net / CSS / SQL / (11 years)

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