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Getting Started with Grunt: The JavaScript Task Runner by Jaime Pillora

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Development tools

In this section, we will go over a selection of development tools, which directly and indirectly relate to the average Grunt development workflow.

Author picks

In this section, I will cover the tools of my own development environment, and the reasons why I think each is useful.

Mac OS X

In my opinion, Mac OS X (http://gswg.io#osx) provides the optimal development environment. Mac OS X combines a Unix-based operating system with a brilliant user experience, allowing you to make use of the vast number of Unix-based development tools without having to worry about system level intricacies and incompatibilities. Homebrew (http://gswg.io#brew) is an OS X alternative to Linux's apt-get, providing a simple and easy-to-use method for installing ...

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