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Added note about time freezing in README

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@@ -403,6 +403,13 @@ The same thing goes for within:
* Access to Rails specific stuff (such as <tt>controller</tt>) is unavailable,
since we're not using Rails' integration testing.
+* Freezing time: It's common practice to mock out the Time so that features
+ that depend on the current Date work as expected. This can be problematic,
+ since Capybara's AJAX timing uses the system time, resulting in Capybara
+ never timing out and just hanging when a failure occurs. It's still possible to
+ use plugins which allow you to travel in time, rather than freeze time.
+ One such plugin is {Timecop}[].
== License:
(The MIT License)

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