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Hound vs Reek: What are the differences?

What is Hound? A hosted service that comments on Ruby style guide violations in your GitHub pull requests. Take care of pesky code reviews with a trusty Hound. Hound reviews GitHub pull requests for style guide violations.

What is Reek? Code smell detector for Ruby. Reek is a tool that examines Ruby classes, modules, and methods and reports any Code Smells it finds.

Hound and Reek can be categorized as "Code Review" tools.

Hound and Reek are both open source tools. Reek with 3.09K GitHub stars and 224 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Hound with 1.72K GitHub stars and 393 GitHub forks.

What is Hound?

Take care of pesky code reviews with a trusty Hound. Hound reviews GitHub pull requests for style guide violations.

What is Reek?

Reek is a tool that examines Ruby classes, modules, and methods and reports any Code Smells it finds.
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