dev notes

software development craftsmanship


After packages are installed you can configure a package on system level within the /etc folder. Many packages provide a local profile, which can be configured on a user basis. These called dotfiles should be configured in one place. This is how we do it .

  • where to find dot files

    • common locations
  • special locations

setup script

Every time you set up a new machine or start working for a new employer, you might want to have your well known setup. Mostly, you won't able to change your computer setup, because this is handled by you IT department. It is still possible to bring your setup up and running on almost every system you can find.