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Our Integration Tests

Testing “outside-in” is a model that’s coming into favor, in the form of BDD and tools and Cucumber.   High-level tests are easy to understand and decoupled enough from the underlying implementation that they survive significant architectural changes.   We’ve described some our API testing strategy using Cucumber in an earlier post.  Today, I’d like […]

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Ansible: Render ANSI escapes to HTML Fast!

Hot on the heels of Antilles, we’ve released another gem into the wild:  Ansible. Ansible is an ANSI-escape to HTML conversion tool that’s fast enough to use on large input. Particularly, it’s meant to be significantly faster than the ansi-sys gem for large input text. The ansi-sys HTML renderer uses a O(n^2) algorithm to process stateful ANSI […]

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