Logo: Relish

  1. Sign in

Project: RSpec Mocks 2.8


Doubles, stubs, and message expectations are all cleaned out after each
example. This ensures that each example can be run in isolation, and in any


It is perfectly fine to set up doubles, stubs, and message expectations in
a before(:each) hook, as that hook is executed in the scope of the example:

before(:each) do
  @account = double('account')

Do not create doubles, stubs, or message expectations in before(:all)

If you do, they'll get cleaned out after the first example, and you will be
very confused as to what's going on in the second example.

Last published over 7 years ago by .