You have a class whose API you want to verify:
You write the following test fully expecting it to pass. Alas, the
method_Y assertion fails.
obj = Class_A()
mock = MagicMock(spec_set=obj, wraps=obj)
This is because the Python Unittest Mock, while wrapping
mock.method_X(), Mock uses
obj in the
__self__ of the
method_Y binding. As a result the
self value passed to
method_X is that of the
obj and not
mock and the call to
method_Y is therefore invisible to the Mock.
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PicketLink provides a wealth of security functionality, including identity management, federation and authorization in various forms. Unfortunately, WildFly 8.2 with PicketLink 2.7.0.Final suffers from integration issues and documentation gap that makes it very hard to deploy PicketLink in a multi-module enterprise application. The issues discussed below are described ad nauseam in PLINK-666.
This guide assumes you have PicketLink installed as a WildFly-scoped module rather than shipping PicketLink libraries in your EAR or WAR lib directory. Since I’m using PicketLink Subsystem for WildFly 8, this is the scenario described here. I have not found any evidence of anyone successfully using PicketLink when JARs were shipped in an EAR lib directory propagating PicketLink to subdeployments.
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