Use the clipboard from the command line

Dear new developer, I've already written about the power of copy/paste to save effort. And had a guest blogger write about how you should be focus on inspiration rather than imitation. This letter is going to be extremely tactical and reveal to you two commands that I didn't know until a year or so ago. … Continue reading Use the clipboard from the command line

Use copy/paste as much as you can

Dear new developer, Use copy and paste as much as you can. Not so much for code snippets from Stackoverflow, though that will save you some time hunting down mismatched parentheses. But this is especially useful whenever you are searching for errors or moving information between systems. For example, recently I had to find where … Continue reading Use copy/paste as much as you can