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Manage dotfiles with the GNU stow command

Edvin Dunaway
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I've been looking for a good way to manage my dotfiles and configs, and I found this article written by Shawn McElroy about managing your dotfiles with GNU stow.

So I applied his methods to my config and so far I'm very pleased, and I initialized an git repo on my GitHub page with an initial config and

Discussion (2)

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Christopher McClellan

I’m a big fan of homeshick for managing dotfiles. I haven’t tried stow yet.

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Edvin Dunaway Author

Cool, I'll check it out