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Thursday 18 May 2017
Frobisher 1 & 2
It’s not always easy to know which test to write next in TDD and some problems make this harder than others. In this session I will introduce you to a small problem that I find often causes difficulty. We’ll work through this together and try and understand why it was hard to solve test first.
Then I’ll introduce you to a way that I’ve been practicing that I’ve been calling “test recycling”. We’ll walk through the problem again using this technique, and we’ll see if this might be useful in other situations.
Finally, I’ll suggest an extension to the traditional wording of the 3 rules of TDD.
Seb has been a software consultant, coach, designer, analyst and developer for over 30 years. He has been involved in the full development lifecycle, with experience that ranges from architecture to support, from BASIC to Ruby. He’s a partner in Cucumber Ltd, who help teams adopt and refine their Agile practices, with a particular focus on collaboration and automated testing. He's a regular speaker at conferences and occasional contributor to software journals, and a contributing author to '97 Things Every Programmer Should Know' (O’Reilly) and lead author of 'The Cucumber for Java Book' (Pragmatic Programmers). http://cucumber.io @sebrose
Other presentations by Seb Rose
Wed 17 May 2017 at 11:30
Wed 17 May 2017 at 14:00
Fri 19 May 2017 at 9:30