RSpec Testing tips (3 Part Series)
aws-sdk gem to deal with file uploads to S3 in my Rails application. I needed to add tests for the account logo upload and removal feature. I use Paperclip gem to do the file uploads.
Typically, applications use file storage in test environment to avoid hitting AWS API but in this application I was constrained to not use file storage in test environment.
Obviously I did not want to hit the AWS API during tests. I came up with a solution using a technique provided by
Just drop following line of code in
# Stub all calls to AWS config.before do Aws.config.update(stub_responses: true) end
And you are good. All API calls to AWS are now stubbed!