Tag Archives: Test Driven Design

If you try to fail, and succeed, which have you done?

From T.D.D. training two weeks ago I learned that failing is just as important as passing. More specifically certain tests are expected to fail and you need to verify that they do. It’s a little counter intuitive but think about it. The first kind of failing test that deserves our attention is the initial test. …

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Ten T.D.D. Commandments

Update* A while ago I thought it was cool to use the file system during a test but a little bunny taught me otherwise. I’ve removed a redundant commandment as well. Inspired by Ashcroft… not that Ashcroft but this one. Ten Commandments of Unit Tests 1. I am the class being tested. Thou shalt not …

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