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thoughtbot /factory_bot

A library for setting up Ruby objects as test data.

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factory_bot is a fixtures replacement with a straightforward definition syntax, support for multiple build strategies (saved instances, unsaved instances, attribute hashes, and stubbed objects), and support for multiple factories for the same class (user, admin_user, and so on), including factory inheritance.

If you want to use factory_bot with Rails, seefactory_bot_rails.

Interested in the history of the project name?

Transitioning from factory_girl?

Check out the guide.

Documentation

You should find the documentation for your version of factory_bot on Rubygems.

See GETTING_STARTED for information on defining and using factories. We also have a detailed introductory video, available for free on Upcase.

Install

Add the following line to Gemfile:

gem 'factory\_bot'

and run

bundle install

from your shell.

To install the gem manually from your shell, run:

gem install factory\_bot

Supported Ruby versions

Supported Ruby versions are listed in [

.travis.yml

](https://github.com/thoughtbot/factory_bot/blob/master/.travis.yml)

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Contributing

Please see CONTRIBUTING.md.

factory_bot was originally written by Joe Ferris and is maintained by thoughtbot. Many improvements and bugfixes were contributed by the open source community.

License

factory_bot is Copyright © 2008-2020 Joe Ferris and thoughtbot. It is free software, and may be redistributed under the terms specified in theLICENSE file.

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