mathias's readme is awesome. go read it.
This repo is mostly for me but you're welcome to make suggestions. Mathias's is the project to fork. I'm mostly catching up to him, @cowboy, and @gf3.
install the necessary apps
My basic setup is captured in
install-deps.sh which adds homebrew, z, nave, etc.
Toss it into a file called
.extra which you do not commit to this repo and just keep in your
I do something nice with my
# PATH like a bawss PATH=/opt/local/bin PATH=$PATH:/opt/local/sbin PATH=$PATH:/bin PATH=$PATH:~/.rvm/bin PATH=$PATH:~/code/git-friendly # ... export PATH
…is really important. even for these files.
Sensible OS X defaults
When setting up a new Mac, you may want to set some sensible OS X defaults:
overview of files
.ackrc- for ack (better than grep)
.vim- vim config, obv.
.extra- not included, explained above
install-deps.sh- random apps i need installed
.osx- run on a fresh osx machine
.brew- homebrew initialization
.inputrc- config for bash readline
git clone https://github.com/paulirish/dotfiles.git && cd dotfiles && ./sync.sh
To update later on, just run the sync again.