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September 23, 2015

  • #erronious day and night ;)

    Team Techylite [2015] — at September 23, 2015 01:50 UTC

    our day started with a lot of enthusiasm.The code was interesting that I found myself working overnight #still-working :)
    solved the PG issue #sigh
    successfully added a country field to profile
    learnt about gem languagelist,here is an overview (http://www.rubydoc.info/gems/languagelist/1.1.0)
    Also learnt about gem countryselect,,here is an overview(http://www.rubydoc.info/gems/countryselect/2.4.0)we never encountered such a gem..oh well now we know..awesome!!
    with all that learning,,all is not well..we encountered an error something crashed while we were running tests("You may have encountered a bug in the Ruby interpreter or extension libraries.")still trying to find cause....
    other than that error i think we learnt a lot

September 21, 2015

  • september the 21st

    Team Techylite [2015] — at September 21, 2015 17:59 UTC

    Today we encountered quite a number of PG errors solved some #sigh
    -adding columns to a table
    All the tests on categories controller green

September 17, 2015

  • #db issues

    Team Techylite [2015] — at September 17, 2015 17:27 UTC

    writing tests on categories.
    Worked on adding a country field in profiles table,added the field but encountered problems with the db schema,trying to solve that issue.

September 15, 2015

September 10, 2015

September 09, 2015

  • #total burnout #sigh

    Team Techylite [2015] — at September 9, 2015 20:18 UTC

    So much we didnt know about git(learnt alot)
    Learnt about rebasing,merging,squashing commits
    Lost focus on the git error... that we finally got to write the right tests on admin yaay!

September 07, 2015

September 02, 2015

  • #testing controllers

    Team Techylite [2015] — at September 2, 2015 16:50 UTC

    Today we had a one on one coaching from our coach @perci
    -Added some tests on profile model
    -We just learnt that we have been testing Admin actions for views and not controller actions.
    -Learning on testing controllers
    -We are currently working on testing Admin controller(what we were meant to tests in the first place)
    -#hopefully sending an update on our pull request tommorrow

  • September 1st

    Team Techylite [2015] — at September 2, 2015 11:50 UTC

    Solving spec errors.
    Refactoring code - clearing files that are causing duplication and errors.
    Working on navigation spec file

September 01, 2015

  • August 31st

    Team Techylite [2015] — at September 1, 2015 00:42 UTC

    Team meeting with Alex -supervisor
    Team meeting with coach.
    Almost done with admin tests
    Learning how to refactor code. Harder than we thought
    Update on the admin tests and one new commit

August 29, 2015

  • August 28th

    Team Techylite [2015] — at August 29, 2015 06:21 UTC

    Wrote a new batch of admin tests
    Completed tests but didn't manage to send pull request. To do that tomorrow
    Trying to refactor code so as to avoid repeating the code
    To read about refactoring.

August 26, 2015

  • #august the 26th

    Team Techylite [2015] — at August 26, 2015 17:42 UTC

    Today we finally met with Team Tremors :) :) :) from Nairobi, Kenya as well.shout out to Nelly and Mercy. We had a great time. We learnt a lot from each other.
    We also met Cathy,supervisor for team tremors. She was so happy to see the two teams from Kenya together.
    we have made some changes on our Admin tests and profile admin.

August 25, 2015

August 21, 2015

August 20, 2015

  • Thursday 20th

    Team Techylite [2015] — at August 20, 2015 19:03 UTC

    First complete file of tests is ready.
    Merge errors when pushing to github.
    Solve the git conflicts and push the code , and send a pull request tomorrow (We hit a snag today, Our coach is reviewing the error tonight and we will know tomorrow )

August 19, 2015

  • #august the 19

    Team Techylite [2015] — at August 19, 2015 20:06 UTC

    Team meeting
    We are still on testing(#challenging but interesting at the same time)
    Today we learnt about the difference between describe,context,method and feature and scenario for capybara.
    We learnt about a gem called guard(#very interesting gem,still facinated)
    Our admin tests are complete except the delete tests a little bit challenge on that,we hope to get that done.

    tommorow

    sending pull requests for review and creating more tests

August 18, 2015

  • #18

    Team Techylite [2015] — at August 18, 2015 18:30 UTC

    -learning about gem guard (automate specs)
    -gem warden(rack authentication framework).
    -run test on admin.(complete)
    -run test on model

August 17, 2015

  • #17th

    Team Techylite [2015] — at August 17, 2015 19:09 UTC

    more testing

    continuing with testing using rspec
    testing the models- (writing profile tests)
    working with gem omniAuth

August 14, 2015

  • Running testz

    Team Techylite [2015] — at August 14, 2015 03:57 UTC

    Wrote first running admin tests that failed.
    Started to correct the tests to make them pass.
    Team meeting

August 12, 2015

  • #tets more tests

    Team Techylite [2015] — at August 12, 2015 18:00 UTC

    Writing tests affecting the whole code,#bugs
    reading everyday rails rspec book-(can't get enough of rspec)
    There was a ruby monthly meet-up (Got our self another coach yeey!)

August 11, 2015

August 06, 2015

August 03, 2015

July 31, 2015

  • An Erroneous Day(pun intended)

    Team Techylite [2015] — at July 31, 2015 17:01 UTC

    We were trying to run Rspec tests on two files we had translated from Cucumber to Rpec. But our code continued to have errors and our tets failed several times. We are ending the day now,hoping to dream about(;-)) the solutions.