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Postby AlexCuse on Fri Jun 29, 2012 7:04 pm

This is a set of failing tests designed to teach about the wonders of backbone.js. Tests are 'headless', written using jasmine.

Make sure to read the readme - I ran into issues with one of the tests in the aboutViews.js file because I was just using file:/// links in the browser - paths to the view templates weren't resolving correctly. If I'd RTFM I would've known that you need to start a web server in the directory for it to work right.

https://github.com/larrymyers/backbone-koans
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Re: Backbone Koans

Postby tarwn on Sat Jun 30, 2012 12:05 am

Nice, I've been wanting to try out backbone, this will be a great starting spot. Maye end up being my weekend project time (because I don't have enough things competing for that :P)

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Re: Backbone Koans

Postby AlexCuse on Sat Jun 30, 2012 12:48 am

It really won't take long just remember to run it with a webserver like node or python's http.server module - that problem is what I got hung up on.
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Postby tarwn on Sat Jun 30, 2012 12:58 pm

Yeah, the barrier before was figuring out what to do with it to start playing with it, this solves that :)

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