Cucumbers, gherkins and the largest rodent-like creatures alive

Paired with Shilpa today to set up a Cucumber test to verify whether the config is correctly turning on and off certain components.

Cucumber is a tool for running automated tests on web apps, which is parsed using Gherkin.

A capybara is the largest rodent in the world found in Brazil. It also allows testers to interact with the browser automatically as the user would.

These together form BDD tests.

Also, here is a picture of a capybara with a cucumber in its mouth for your viewing pleasure:

Posted Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 under BBC.

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