Within a few minutes, you’ll be ready to dynamically change your team coding guidelines and see that embedded in every developer’s keystrokes.
Curating team expectations
Head over to app.quackai.com, click on “Login with GitHub” and follow the instructions. Once signed up, you’ll be brought back to the platform.
Select one repo from the dropdown list (the public GitHub repositories on which you have maintainer access). Click on “Connect Repo”
Extracting guidelines automatically
No guideline has been created yet, let’s extract some from your repository by clicking on “Parse Repo”.
Editing & validating guidelines
Discarding guidelines (optional)
Discard the elements you don’t want to include as your team’s coding guidelines.
Edit your guidelines
Click on any of the remaining guidelines. Edit the instruction so that it’s specific & clear enough to be one of the checkboxes you’d like to see completed before a pull request.
Click on “Generate Examples” to check how the system interprets it, adjust the text if necessary.
Saving your work
Click on “Save” to confirm it.
Try them out in your IDE
Install the extension
Open the folder corresponding to the repository for which you’ve edited guidelines. And start coding!