Disables warning messages about expectations being set on nil.
By default warning messages are issued when expectations are set on nil. This is to prevent false-positives and to catch potential bugs early on.
Shortcut for creating an instance of Spec::Mocks::Mock.
name is used for failure reporting, so you should use the role that the mock is playing in the example.
stubs_and_options lets you assign options and stub values at the same time. The only option available is :null_object. Anything else is treated as a stub value.
stub_thing = mock("thing", :a => "A") stub_thing.a == "A" => true stub_person = stub("thing", :name => "Joe", :email => "email@example.com") stub_person.name => "Joe" stub_person.email => "firstname.lastname@example.org"
Alias for mock
Shortcut for creating a mock object that will return itself in response to any message it receives that it hasn’t been explicitly instructed to respond to.