Why Dot Files are Needed

February 1, 2013 . blog-tech . Comments
Tags: dotfiles git

Why would I want my dotfiles?[1]

  • Backup, restore, and sync the prefs and settings for your toolbox. Your dotfiles might be the most important files on your machine.
  • Learn from the community. Discover new tools for your toolbox and new tricks for the ones you already use.
  • Share what you’ve learned with the rest of us.

Here is My Dotfiles on Github

  • [DotFiles][2]

My Customized System Based on Dotfiles

  • Shell - ZSH, which is [Oh My ZSH][2]
  • Language - [Ruby][3]
  • Web Framework - [Ruby on Rails][4]
  • OS - Linux Ubuntu and Mac OS X
  • Editor - vim
  • VCS - git


[1] The answer is from Github Dotfiles [2]: https://github.com/swcool/dotfiles [3]: https://github.com/ruby/ruby [4]: https://github.com/rails/rails