the blag | Jam and Bees
Mac OS has a great IDE, too, in XCode. Interface builder could use a touch of work, and it looks like XCode 4 addresses a lot of my complaints against XCode as a whole, but it’s overall pretty neat. And the documentation, oh the documentation. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. Get every new post delivered to your Inbox. Build a website with WordPress.com.
ruby | Jam and Bees
I’ve been thinking a lot, though, about where selenium fits into the test cycle. There’s a kind of test that I’ve seen selenium used for a lot, but is not its strong point, and that’s testing simple workflows: does /blogpost/new contain a title string, or does /index contain a sign in link? Selenium tests take a real time to maintain, even for relatively simple changes. Here’s a few downright useful tests I put together with a hand from a couple of guys with more UI experience than I have. Star...Rails g...