Capybara Cucumber/RSpec Setup

When we first started evaluation what to use for automation at work, we started off with this idea of using Cucumber. In a previous post I briefly talked about Cucumber and it’s Gerkin syntax. This syntax can be nice for some, and can be just another layer of maintenance for others. Rather than discuses the pros…

Calabash/Capybara Interactive Mode

Calabash and Capybara are both Ruby frameworks for automating UI testing. For anyone who doesn’t know/is new to this thing, Ruby is an interpreted language. Anyone who has Ruby installed can just open up a terminal window and type irb and they will be put into an interactive Ruby console. This is wonderful because it…

Windows Capybara Setup

When our managers decided to use Calaba.sh for our Android/iOS UI Automation, they really chose to use Cucumber for the Android/iOS and Web products. This just happened to mean Calaba.sh and Capybara. The theory behind this is that Cucumber’s syntax is all nice and pretty, easy to understand because it uses natural language. However, Cucumber…