Aug 07, 2017
This post explores how to extract arrangement code when working with the Arrange Act Assert pattern so that it can be used with certainty across the test suite.
Jul 06, 2017
This post introduces the Arrange Act Assert pattern of testing and shows how it can be used in a Python context with Pytest.
May 30, 2017
An updated simple assertion helper for comparing instances of Django’s Q objects using pytest in Python 3.
Oct 12, 2016
Exploring the various model instance factories available for Django. Each factory is tested based on the quality of the instances it creates. Bonus: talk version and slides also available.
Sep 18, 2016
My PyConUK 2016 talk about the AAA pattern for unit tests and how using it can help us all make our tests cleaner, easier to read and as Pythonic as possible.
May 12, 2016
Exploring Python’s unittest module boolean assert methods and how they can be misleading in certain situations, but not if you RTFM of course.
Mar 28, 2016
A super simple assertion helper for comparing instances of Django’s Q objects.
Oct 12, 2014
For the last month I’ve been using Codeship for Continuous Integration on my current client project. These are my current thoughts on this hosted service that works with Github and BitBucket repositories.
Jun 16, 2013
Talk at Pyramid London meetup about testing strategies for Pyramid applications.