Forum: Ruby on Rails Code works in console but fails test?

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Brian S. (Guest)
on 2007-08-02 18:35
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So I have message model and each user has many messages. When I run
user.messages in the console it returns correctly, however in the test
it returns and empty collection? Any thoughts. All the sql is being
generate correctly, I checked the log. Here's a pastie with the code
in question.

http://pastie.caboo.se/84337
Conrad T. (Guest)
on 2007-08-02 18:43
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Hi, please post the exact statement that you're typing in the console.
-Conrad
Brian S. (Guest)
on 2007-08-02 19:06
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u = User.find :first
then

u.messages.size
the output is three
Jeff E. (Guest)
on 2007-08-03 06:17
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tests are run against the test database, so it will be empty unless
you create some messages for your user in fixtures or otherwise.
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