Store and share your shell history

I’m sure we’ve all lost some laborious but useful command lines to the mists of time. Some way to automatically store command history and share it between machines sounds like a cunning idea. Cuberick: Bash History In The Cloud. My main worry is that some supposedly private information will end up in this collection. It’s …

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alternatives to ant: gant, gradle and pjmake

We use ant, a lot, but I’m getting progressively fed up with it so I’m looking for alternatives. Ant has several well-known problems, including: The use of XML makes the syntax very wordy and hard to read Things which should be simple such as refactoring common “code” or transforming filenames are more difficult than they …

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