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How to configure file watchers in RubyMine


You need to install the official plugin, it is not bundled with RubyMine by default.

Example: Setup a watcher to verify rubocop integrity

First, open Settings -> Tools -> File Watchers. Then, configure rubocop to check every change to the VCS:


Note that the "program" argument must be part of your $PATH. I worked around this constraint by using b as a shim for bundle exec.


By refactoring problematic code and creating automated tests, makandra can vastly improve the maintainability of your Rails application.

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Michael Leimstädtner
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22 days ago
by Michael Leimstädtner
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