Your unofficial guide to dotfiles on GitHub.
Tips and tricks
Dmitry Geurkov wrote an article about his tool called
managing his dotfiles as a git repository
in his home directory with a .gitignore of
Dries Vints wrote
an extensive blog post
on why and how he created
John Wyatt’s Chef Dotfile Manager Tutorial
- This is a complete bootstrap to get a Chef dotfile manager running on a Linux system with examples for packages, templates, and setting up the Atom text editor + Atom packages + Atom configuration.
Lars Kappert wrote about
getting started using a dotfiles repository
Mark Rabideau wrote an article on
Building a bspwm desktop
walking through his setup, including links to the configuration files on github.
Michael J. Smalley wrote a
popular blog post
with an associated
that includes a dotfiles installer script.
wrote a tutorial describing an elegant way to
manage dotfiles using a Git bare repository
Rosco Kalis wrote an article about
setting up dotfiles
, and a second one specifically about his
automated repository management
Wes Bos has a series of
introducing ZSH, oh-my-zsh, and z.
contains articles, tools and other resources to get you up to speed with dotfiles.