Inside 214-1E

Existential Pontification and Generalized Abstract Digressions

How to maintain a pristine copy of your configuration files

etckeeper is a pretty good tool for keeping your /etc under version control, but one thing that it won’t tell you is what the diff between your configuration and a pristine version of your configuration (if you installed the same packages on the system, but didn’t change any configuration). People have wanted this, but I […]

  • January 20, 2014