gem install minitest-rails-capybara
This installs the following gems:
minitest minitest-rails minitest-matchers minitest-capybara capybara
Follow the instructions to configure
minitest-rails. Then add
minitest-rails-capybara to the
:test group in
group :development, :test do gem "minitest-rails" end group :test do gem "minitest-rails-capybara" end
Add the following to your
minitest_helper.rb file to the
Capybara is intended to be used for automating
a browser to test your application's features. This is different than the
integration tests that Rails provides, so you must use the
Capybara::Rails::TestCase for your feature tests.
To generate these feature tests, you can use the feature generator:
rails generate mini_test:feature CanAccessHome
You can now use Capybara in your feature tests!
require "minitest_helper" class CanAccessHomeTest < Capybara::Rails::TestCase def test_homepage_has_content visit root_path assert page.has_content?("Home#index") end end
Or you can specify use of the Capybara’s spec DSL by providing the
rails generate mini_test:feature CanAccessHome --spec
Which will generate a feature test using the Capybara spec DSL:
require "minitest_helper" feature "Can Access Home Feature Test" do scenario "has content" do visit root_path assert page.has_content?("Home#index") end end
If you want Capybara within your integration
tests, add the following to your
class ActionDispatch::IntegrationTest include Rails.application.routes.url_helpers include Capybara::RSpecMatchers include Capybara::DSL end
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