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Started a new Conversation How To Get Middleware To Fire?

Morning / Afternoon / Evening,

I'm wondering if someone else has encountered a way to ensure that Middleware is running on your tests.

We're currently doing a lot of Auth::check() & Auth::user()-> checks in our methods, but we're moving to using Middleware on our constructors like so;

public function __construct() { parent::__construct();


} This is working just fine in real use cases, but inside the tests it's not working as intended.

I have the following method;

public function method() { if(Auth::user()->can('doSomething')) { } }

When inside my test I do the following;

    $request = Request::create('/route', 'GET', []);

    $controller = new MyController();
    $response = $controller->method($request);

But the test is complaining that the Auth::user() is null. Now, this is actually my intention. I'm wanting to write a test to ensure that my method is not accessible by those not authenticated in my application.

I was under the impression that even with calling $controller->method(); the __construct() should still be called, and so the Middleware should then handle the situation, and return the correct response.

Am I missing something obvious? I feel like I'm going around in circles going crazy.

Any help would be appreciated. I have had a search online, and even here on Laracasts, but I am unable to find something related to wanting to explicitly make sure that middleware is running on my tests.

Update: My issue has been solved, thank you. https://discord.software/ https://omegle.onl/

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Started a new Conversation Sanctum: Issue With User Logout Case + TDD!!

I am writing a use case to logout a user, so on Logout request, I delete all the user tokens so that every token issued previously becomes invalid for further requests.

Following is the feature test case:

/** @test */
public function a_user_can_logout()

    // $this->withoutExceptionHandling();

    $user = factory('App\User')->create();

    $response = $this->json('POST', route('api.user.login'), [
        'email'=> $user->email,
        'password' => 'password'
    $this->jsonPost(route('api.user.logout'), [], $response->json()['access_token'])->assertStatus(200);
    $this->jsonPost(route('api.user.profile'), [], $response->json()['access_token'])->assertStatus(401);

Now on logout request following method runs:

public function logout()
    return response()->json(['message' => 'Successfully logged out']);

Now comes the bug part, in the last assertion i.e. $this->jsonPost(route('api.user.profile'), [], $response->json()['access_token'])->assertStatus(401); I am calling user profile API which should return the status as 401 but it always returns 200.

Screenshot 2020-04-14 at 8 12 47 PM

My profit method:

public function profile() { return response()->json(auth()->user()); } I tried to debug the issue and the following are my observations:

I am facing this issue when I run this feature test through the command line. If I test the same thing on POSTMAN Client the functionality is just working fine. So this issue is related to TDD.

There is a method in the class Illuminate/Auth/RequestGuard.php

public function user() { // If we've already retrieved the user for the current request we can just // return it back immediately. We do not want to fetch the user data on // every call to this method because that would be tremendously slow. if (! is_null($this->user)) { return $this->user; }

   return $this->user = call_user_func(
       $this->callback, $this->request, $this->getProvider()

} In this method Laravel is caching user object for performance optimization. And If we comment out the caching code i.e.

if (! is_null($this->user)) { return $this->user; } my feature test case runs perfectly.

Screenshot 2020-04-14 at 8 10 56 PM

Following is my route list:

Screenshot 2020-04-14 at 7 45 27 PM

Steps To Reproduce: Setup Laravel 7 and Sanctum Setup API routes for login, log out, and user profile or any sanctum token protected route. Create a feature test or use the above feature test code. Run the tests.

Update: My issue has been solved, thank you. https://nox.tips/ https://xender.vip/ https://testmyspeed.onl/