I am currently finishing up a release of Rannel, a library for
sending sms messages through the open source SMS/WAP Gateway Kannel.
I have a couple of Unit tests that assure that the commands are send
correctly to Kannel and all the tests are passing (i.e. it’s
Looking at the unit test code though, I realized, that I am violating
one of the unit test premisses; The Independence of the Tests!
Therefore I thought that I could mock up the Net::HTTP requests done
to Kannel, but my problem here is that I am not quite sure how I can
do that, as the adapters (for GET and POST requests) actually use
this package (Net::HTTP).
What would you recommend? Should I write a MockGet/Post adapter that
will do the job? Or is there a transparent way to change the behavior
of Net::HTTP without touching the adapters?
Thank you in advance,
Enrique Comba R.