14 Jun '13, 9pm

A 1 minute test suite, 6 months in.

“Rails is slow, but Rails tests are slower.” Rails may be slow, but I’m here tell you that it’s likely you have only yourself to blame for your slow test suite. I’ve seen some bad test suites in my day. I was once pulled onto a rescue project that had a total build time of over 24 hours. The health and future of your production code depends on a fast, reliable test suite. On my current project, we believe in fast feedback and we’ve focused a lot of detail and attention to our test suite. It’s paid off in dividends. We’re six months into a project, and we have a one-minute test suite. That includes both rspec and cucumber (and the time to boot up rails for both). Here’s how we’ve accomplished it: 1. Pyramid Your test suite is a pyramid. Skinny at the top (journey acceptance tests), fat at the bottom (unit tests). Conceptually, this sounds right, and it’s easy to think that ...

Full article: http://pivotallabs.com/a-1-minute-test-suite-6-months-in/

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