dots VS dotfiles

Compare dots vs dotfiles and see what are their differences.

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dots dotfiles
2 1
66 1,530
- -
0.0 0.7
over 1 year ago over 1 year ago
Shell Shell
- Creative Commons Zero v1.0 Universal
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.


Posts with mentions or reviews of dots. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-02-19.


Posts with mentions or reviews of dotfiles. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-07-23.
  • [bspwm] Gruvnome
    3 projects | | 23 Jul 2021
    Hey thanks! I took a lot of inspiration from xero's and JLErvin's setups so perhaps it is they who have the superior designing skills.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing dots and dotfiles you can also consider the following projects:

DRL Theme - This repository contains 🎨 My Xcode theme that I use. It is compatible with all versions of Xcode.

nextcloud-scripts - ☁️ Scripts to easier set up & update Nextcloud

.Varshney - My config and dotfiles infrastructure ⚒️

dotfiles - My arch linux setup. Scripts, configs and more.

Muspelheim - Thonkpad dotfiles

makeself - A self-extracting archiving tool for Unix systems, in 100% shell script.

Auto-PWE - Script en Bash que te permite convertir una distribución de Linux en un entorno de trabajo profesional de manera automática.

toledo - A fast and extremely minimal shell prompt with git tracking.

dotfiles - My configuration. Minimalist, but helps save a few thousand keystrokes a day.

dotfiles - Configuration files for arch linux and macOS