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Jim Priest

developer | thinker | tinkerer

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re: 9 Must Watch Movies for Programmers in 2020 🎬
Halt and Catch Fire. If you grew up in the 80s it's fantasti...
re: What is the most beautiful Linux distro?
i3 :)
re: One bash command to start the day πŸŒ…
I do something similar on may Mac using Alfred - I just enter...
re: What keyboard do you use?
Code Keyboard but I've had them for awhile and sort of gettin...
re: Enhancing my tattoo machine
Awesome post! Great seeing geeky tech used outside of 'dev...
re: Remote working is taking the world
Will be interesting to see the long term impact. I've alrea...
re: Windows vs linux?
FWIW Linux 100%. I had a Windows machine at work and whil...
re: Yet another reason to prefer unit tests πŸ˜‡
Agree. This is much more difficult with a spaghetti/legacy ...
re: How Do You Remember as a Developer?
β€œNever memorize something that you can look up.” ~ Albert E...
re: git naming conventions
We use feature/JIRA-123-description-authorinitials-version
re: πŸŽ‰πŸ’»My fresh development setup for 2020 (VS Code, Windows 10)
Was curious how scoop compared to chocolatey - and they hav...
re: Let's Talk Windows vs macOS
I would try Linux again. I've used Linux at home for years ...
re: 3 Reasons to use a Clipboard Manager
Been telling people about clipboard managers for ages. Alw...
re: Terminal lover? Which tools do you use daily?
z - z - jump around I've also got wtfutil on my list to lo...
re: How I used VS Code for my talk instead of Keynote or Powerpoint
Great idea! What did you use for Markdown preview?
re: Switching back to my old buddy Sublime Text from VS Code πŸ€·πŸ»β€β™‚οΈ
The big feature missing in Sublime for me for so long was a...
re: Robot Framework Docker Container
You have to remember it's just running the Robot tests - ag...
re: Why I'm sort of leaving Linux
I was really excited for WSL and really tried to make it wo...
re: What are you looking forward to this weekend?
Finally get to sit down and play with things I learned at A...
re: 5 Best Free Note Taking Apps for Programmers
Notable github.com/notable/notable Is free but recently he...
re: Where to start with Git?
And this one - when things go bad :) ohshitgit.com/
re: Where to start with Git?
cli. cli. cli. We just switched from SVN to Git and I encou...
re: Adobe, You Piece of Work, I'm Through
Amen. I noticed now even if you sign in with your Adobe ac...
re: Company switching to Macs, should I switch my job?
I've used Linux at home for ages but have always had to use...
re: CF: A Legacy of Legacy
The problem is there are tons of legacy CF apps out there, ...
re: Yes, ColdFusion is "Unpopular". No, I don't care.
Don't forget Commandbox
re: Yes, ColdFusion is "Unpopular". No, I don't care.
ColdFusion's been paying the bills since 1996 :)
re: The lies and lack of self respect that lead to burnout
One of my blue collar friends told me "8 and gate". Clock y...
re: Smart Commit
Some more detail on how you did this would be useful.
re: Switching to OpenSUSE. I have a few questions.
+1 for i3.
re: Why is Linux Not More Popular on the Desktop?
Think it's just fear of the unknown. People are comfortabl...
re: What Are Your Favorite/Current Mouse and Keyboard Setups?
I'd love to try a roller mouse myself but they are really e...
re: Software Engineer Productivity: coding
My biggest productivity boost has been to adopt a clipboard m...
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