What is Hound?
Automated code review for GitHub pull requests. It comments on code quality and style issues, allowing you and your team to better review and maintain a clean codebase.
Hound is a tool in the Code Review category of a tech stack.
Hound is an open source tool with 1.9K GitHub stars and 407 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Hound's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Hound?
11 companies reportedly use Hound in their tech stacks, including thoughtbot, LendingHome, and GRVTY.
21 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Hound.
GitHub, ESLint, RuboCop, SwiftLint, and Credo are some of the popular tools that integrate with Hound. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Hound.
Pros of Hound
Comments on style so I don't have to
Free for OSS
Sep 2 2016 at 3:23AM
- Open source
- Free for public repos
- Automated reviews of GitHub pull requests
- GitHub App
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