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Git push.default setup

Pushing a new branch to a repository’s remote often requires two attempts by the scatterbrained developer, but there is help in push.autoSetupRemote.

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Automatically load workspace when starting VSCode

Workspaces are a great feature in VSCode. But they have their issues. For instance starting VSCode in a folder will not automatically load the workspace file. This can be annoying if you have a workspace file in the folder and you want to open it directly.

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How to delete all files ignored by Git

The .gitignore file in a Git repository serves as a configuration file that specifies files and directories that Git should — as the name implies — ignore. When Git encounters a file or directory listed in .gitignore, it automatically excludes them from being tracked, preventing them from showing up in commands like git status and git add.

Setting up highlighted notes in GitHub Markdown

Highlighting blockquotes in GitHub Markdown format

GitHub recently introduced an innovative feature for Markdown documents that allows users to highlight “Note”, “Warning”, and other notification blocks more effectively. An enhancement useful for developers who want to draw attention to important information in their documentation or discussions.

Twitter as imagined by DALL-E (disclaimer: the prompt might have been passive agressive)

Erasing ~2 decades of Twitter

A while back (about 15 months ago), I stopped using Twitter. At first, I thought I might delete my account, but then I realized that somewhere along the lines, Twitter has begun to enforce a “you have to have an account to watch this content” rule.

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Bash Function to Remove Github Ghost Notifications

Every now and then my inbox in Github shows x total unread updates without having actual updates. When I click on it, there are no unread notifications. This is a known issue and it’s been around for a while. The notifications are called “ghost notifications” and they are not visible in the UI.

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Git stashes for ADHDers

If you are like me you probably typed more than once git stash and meant git stash list while working on many different things at the same time. If not, then feel free to go somewhere else and don’t waste your time here :]

Refactoring Gohugo Aliases

Refactoring Gohugo Aliases

GoHugo’s documentation recently started to show functions and methods with their “real” name, instead of the alias used in the GoHugo codebase. Did you for instance knew that apply is actually collections.Apply and append is collections.Append? Knowing these exact names seems to be important to me, because I think it’s easier to understand what functions are connected and what features are available.

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Kurzschnitte II - Third Linkdump

Two is a company, three’s a crowd. … But three is also a magic number. So here’s the third installment of my linkdump series, Kurzschnitte II. I’m sharing a collection of articles and tutorials that caught my attention in the past few weeks.

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