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mock before development

Isaac Ferguson
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Joined: Jun 22, 2012
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someone has ask me about make mocks before start coding using jUnit. Makes that sense for someone?


Jeanne Boyarsky
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I can think of two contexts that makes sense in. First is Test Driven Development. The other is using a mock/stub when relying on an API a teammate (or someone else) will be providing but isn't written yet.

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