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

My Customized System Based on Dotfiles

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


[1] The answer is from Github Dotfiles