3 myths about Cucumber and Gherkin
Cucumber is a Behavior-Driven Development style software tool. If you’re not familiar with it, here are its main advantages.
Published on March 2, 2016
Cucumber scenarios can be read by anyone on your team. And because they can be read by anyone, you can use them to help improve communication, collaboration and trust on your team. 💪Here’s an example:``` Given a bus with a number 144 that’s nearby the Main Street stop And a bus with a number 122 which is 5 minutes behind When 144 approaches the Main Street bus stop Then the text displayed on the indicator board for 144 should change from “1 minute away” to “please enter” But the text displayed for 122 should be “5 minutes away”```Personally, I love using Cucumber—and it hurts me to see that it’s often so fundamentally misunderstood. Let me explain why.