A great time with great people at Let’s Test in Sweden. Here are the slides from the BDD workshop. More workshops are coming…
When I ask teams “Do you do continuous integration”, eight out of ten times I get “We have Jenkins”, or a similar tool. The other two don’t know what I’m talking about. Jenkins to CI is like JUnit to unit testing (which is, of course, the answer I get when I ask about unit testing). It’s
New post on Everyday Unit Testing. Started as a rant, and based on too many conversations I had. Does making members public a real danger? Check it out.
We did this workshop on building personas and doing cusotomer interviews at the Agile Marathon. Coolest interview question for a vampire: Where do you see yourself in a hundred and fifty years? Here are the slides.
If you liked the Asserting on Not Null pattern, here comes the lazier version. Why do people write tests without asserts? Check it out.
Anti-patterns are just popping up on the Everyday Unit Testing site! This time it’s about asserting that a returned object is not null. Noisy. Check it out.
Recently, I’ve done a management workshop on TDD. The audience was developmenet managers and team leads. Most of them did not know TDD. (Actually, most thought they knew what TDD was. But that’s a completely unrelated story.) During my session, I’ve walked them through an example (from Star Wars) and showed the thinking behind it,
New post on Everyday Unit Testing about a recurring discussion I keep finding myself in. The way out is a simple mind shift. Check it out.
Time for a new anti-pattern. This time: Tests for data transformation. Check it out on Everyday Unit Testing .
Agile Testing Days is oodles of fun, as you know (and if not, why?) Apart from a tutorial, a lightning talk and a workshop, and a game I ran, I also read a poem at Cabaret Night. I’m a renaisance man, yeah (and so is my daughter who drew the ATD Horror Story Unicorn). Here