dotfiles as they are known are small files that live within a users home
folder (generally) and contain useful information, such as a .vimrc containing
various commands that customise vim to a certain users liking. These dotfiles
are generally shared between machines using various mechanism such as
These days with github and bitbucket it has become easier to put up a public repository of ones dotfiles, and it has become surprisingly common place to do so.
I being late to the party am getting these files online mainly so I can easily keep them updated between machines where Dropbox does not have clients. You are free to peruse what I have in my dotfiles, even suggest changes if you have any good ones.
There is not a whole lot in this repository at the moment, I hope to expand it soon when I get a chance to go through all of my dotfiles and see which ones I can easily place here.