Chapter 20. Connecting Tables and Applications
A fixture acts as an intermediary between a Fit table and a system under test, carrying out the tests in the table, as illustrated in Figure 20.1. For example, for each expected value in a row of a
ColumnFixture table, the fixture will be called to carry out a test.
Figure 20.1 A Fixture as Intermediary
In Chapters 21-23 we cover the basics of writing fixtures to bridge with a system under test for each of the three types of Fit tests: calculations, workflow, and lists. At this stage, we’ll assume that it is easy to bridge from the tests into the system under test. ...