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markup_validity

DESCRIPTION:

MarkupValidity provides test/unit and rspec helpers for checking the validity of your documents. Shortcuts for verifying xhtml-transitional and xhtml-strict documents are provided as well. MarkupValidity will not only tell you when your document is invalid, but it will tell you what it should be.

FEATURES/PROBLEMS:

  • Make sure that markup_validity is required after test/unit, or mix MarkupValidity::Assertions in to your test class yourself.

  • Currently AWESOME!

SYNOPSIS:

###
# test/unit example
require 'test/unit'
require 'rubygems'
require 'markup_validity'

class ValidHTML < Test::Unit::TestCase
  def test_i_can_has_valid_xhtml
    assert_xhtml_transitional xhtml_document
  end
end

###
# rspec example
require 'rubygems'
require 'markup_validity'

describe "my XHTML document" do
  it "can has transitional xhtml" do
    xhtml_document.should be_xhtml_transitional
  end
end

###
# Rails controller test example
require 'test_helper'
require 'markup_validity'

class AwesomeControllerTest < ActionController::TestCase
  test "valid markup" do
    get :new
    assert_xhtml_transitional @response.body
  end
end

###
# Here is an example error report

Error on line: 7:
Element 'p': This element is not expected. Expected is one of ( a, br, span, bdo, object, applet, img, map, iframe, tt ).

6:     <p>
7:       <p>
8:         Yo dawg, I heard you like p-tags
9:       </p>
10:     </p>
.
<false> is not true.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • depends on nokogiri

INSTALL:

  • gem install markup_validity

LICENSE:

(The MIT License)

Copyright © 2009 Aaron Patterson

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the 'Software'), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED 'AS IS', WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

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