Sackville-West Clan Wiki/ tech/ vcs-home... time to start

I've been lurking on the vcs-home mailing list for quite a while in the hopes of taking the plunge one day.... Maybe that day is today? I've been granted a new laptop and want to get it rolling, but the thought of sorting through all my stuff to figure out what to copy.... shudder.... And there will be some things that are unique to the laptop that I don't want on my desktop. It's all a mess. more...

Sorting this all out is a big enough process that I don't want to do it twice, so I think this is the time to go to a revision controlled $HOME using git. I don't have a completely solid plan yet, but I envision something like this:

So, today I start the process by committing large chunks of config files using this method so that I can get this laptop configured... I'll keep you posted.

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