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Anyone who’s read Everday Rails Testing with RSpec knows I’m a big fan of Guard . When coupled with a spec server like Spork, Guard helps make test-driven development in Rails more practical by watching your code and automatically running your tests to let you know when they pass (or stop passing). That’s not all Guard can automate, though, thanks to its plugin system and some built-in niceties. Here are some of my favorite ways to put Guard to use in my Rails projects. Test exploration You’ve written a failing test. You write the code to make the test pass. Except the test won’t pass, and you have no idea why. You could sprinkle puts and log messages in your spec and application code to try to understand what’s going on, or you could take advantage of one of Guard’s dependencies: Pry. Pry , the popular alternative to Irb, comes out-of-the-box with Guard. To use it in test...

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