[TIP] Problem with mock
khagler at orange-road.com
Thu Dec 20 06:48:35 PST 2012
On Dec 19, 2012, at 2:57 PM, John Wong <gokoproject at gmail.com> wrote:
> I usually mock a class by using autospec parameter so the specs of the
> class remains except it's MOCKed.
> That allows me to just quickly mock out the class I want while keeping all
> the necessary attributes/method I need.
Reasonable, but would I use Build or DevBuild for that? I suppose I'm wary of adding another factor that I don't particularly understand when it's already not working...
> Also, the error doesn't indicate it's a mock object. If it were a mock, I
> believe you would see "MagicMock object" rather than DevBuild object.
Okay, any idea what I'm doing wrong there?
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