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Pairing is Caring

April 05, 2013

Pairing is Caring

As presented at Ancient City Ruby Conference 2013 in St. Augustine Florida.


April 05, 2013

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  1. Instant Code Review "I was still on the fence until

    we had a couple weeks at work where only one of us was there... and I lost 2.5 hours on a typo" -- Steve Jackson
  2. Sanity Check "If you can convince your pairing partner that

    breaking a rule would produce better code, have at it." -- Sandi Metz
  3. Software I used: • YuuGuu (screensharing) • Skype/GTalk/Google Hangouts (voice/video)

    Also look at: • Tmux: tmux.sourceforge.net/ • Wemux: github.com/zolrath/wemux • Tweemux: github. com/PeopleAdmin/tweemux • ls-pair: github.com/livingsocial/ls-pair • Screenhero: screenhero.com/ • etc...
  4. "Star Wars" © Lucasfilm "Fresh Perspective" cartoon from "Thinking Forth"

    by Leo Brodie (Creative Commons, attribution- NonComercial-ShareAlike 2.0) "To the Faithful Departed" cover art © Island Records "Duty Calls" from XKCD by Randall Munroe (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 License) "Labyrinth" © TriStar Pictures "The Matrix" © Warner Bros Credits