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Update chai #1780

merged 2 commits into from Mar 4, 2018


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ricardograca commented Mar 4, 2018


Update chai to a more recent version. This required a small change in one of the test helpers.


David was showing it as outdated with a red semaphore and everything which made me sad 馃槩

Proposed solution

Unfortunately we can't update to the more recent version (4.1.2) due to a bug in that version that causes the wrong error to be reported when an expect() fails.

The countModels() test helper method had to be changed to do type coercion from string to number. This wasn't a problem before because chai did this coercion itself in the within, above, least, below, most, increase and decrease methods, but that changed with version 4.0.0.

Current PR Issues

Not the most recent version, but close enough.

ricardograca added some commits Mar 4, 2018

Upgrade chai to version 4.0.2
- Note that there's currently a bug with the 4.1.x versions where a
failure in an expect will leak a variable to the global scope, causing
mocha to report that leak instead of the actual failure.

@ricardograca ricardograca added this to To Do in Version 0.13.0 via automation Mar 4, 2018

@ricardograca ricardograca changed the title from Rg update chai to Update chai Mar 4, 2018

@ricardograca ricardograca moved this from To Do to In Progress in Version 0.13.0 Mar 4, 2018

@ricardograca ricardograca merged commit bc7d021 into master Mar 4, 2018

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