Join GitHub today
GitHub is home to over 28 million developers working together to host and review code, manage projects, and build software together.Sign up
Fetching latest commit…
Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time.
|Failed to load latest commit information.|
Snip lessens repetitive typing by automatically entering text ('snips') for you. * Homepage: http://github.com/Dieterbe/snip/ * License: BSD * Dependencies: sh, dmenu, xdotool, zenity Features: * interactively see/filter snips using dmenu based on filename * TODO: optionally filter on filename and/or contents * static snips (use literal contents) and dynamic (execute it and use output) * doesn't abuse (overwrite) any clipboard/primary/secondary buffer * implements the XDG basedir spec * if $DMENU_ARGS is set in the environment, it will be used * when saving, if text is selected it is used, otherwise it is asked for (saving is only useful for static snips. write dynamic snips yourself) Limitations / todo: * integration with clipboard. this would mean a separate directory of snips who are a bit more volatile. you'd store a new snip by using a keycombo, and either use currently selected text, or fill in a form. * only ascii suport (xdotool) HOWTO: * put your snips in $XDG_DATA_HOME/snip/snips * see /usr/share/snip/examples/snips for example snips * the difference between static and dynamic snips is determined by the execute permission