Keep your configuration files synced between workstations using symbolic links
Use this with ex. Dropbox to keep your configuration files synced between
your workstations using symbolic links
I was inspired by Ira's mackup, but I needed to have some configuration
files shared between all my computers (ex. ~/.vimrc), and some available
in Dropbox under their own hostname folders for backup-purpose (ex. ~/.ssh).
For versions of Ubuntu between 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) and 15.10 (Wily Werewolf), as well as Ubuntu flavours that don’t include snap by default, snap can be installed from the Ubuntu Software Centre by searching for snapd.
Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:
sudo apt update
sudo apt install snapd
Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.
To install symbolize, simply use the following command: