What do I use?

The following is a list of the tools that I use on a daily basis. This page was inspired by Wes Bros. See more pages like this here

Neofetch

🐧 OS + Hardware

📑 Editor

✔️ Terminal

⚙️ Tools

Applications

  • I use 🦊 Firefox as my main browser
  • I use ⏱️ Timeshift to create backups
  • I use 🪵 Logseq for taking notes
  • I use 🦆 Mullvad as my VPN
  • I use 🔒 Bitwarden as my password manager (is FOSS)

😟 Backups

My Backup strategy is as follows:

  • I backup my entire computer locally using TimeShift
  • I backup my entire computer remotely to BackBlaze using Restic

🧰 CLI Tools

  • exa: ls replacement, used with exa aliases
  • fzf: Really nice fuzzy search tool
  • tldr: Simplified man pages
  • gtop: System monitoring dashboard alternative to htop
  • bat: A better version of cat
  • zoxide: A great tool for jumping between multiple directories.

Useful Commands:

  • git fetch -p && git branch -vv | awk '/: gone]/{print $1}' | xargs git branch -D: Delete branches locally that don’t exist on remote, i.e. have been merged in
  • docker kill (docker ps -q) $argv: Kill all running Docker containers
  • docker rm (docker ps -a -q) $argv: Remove all killed Docker containers

Websites

Some website I use on the regular include:

Privacy Focused

  • whoogle: Google frontend without ads, tracking etc
  • Invidious: Open source youtube front-end
  • teddit: Open source reddit front-end
  • Goatcounter: Website analytics tools, without tracking