Starship Prompt

I would like to share a nice ‘secret’. I want to introduce you to the Starship prompt! This is a getting started guide for Starship. I’m using Starship every day. Starship Prompt, not to be confused with the Starship from SpaceX 😆 , is a cross-shell prompt written in Rust. The prompt works in any common shell you may already use under GNU/Linux, like Bash. In fact, Starship prompt works under any shell under any operating system. Why? Why would you want to use Starship prompt in the first place?…

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GitLab: Pull from remote repo

GitLab is an awesome product. I’m using GitLab Community Edition (Foss) at home on a daily basis. However, I need a specific feature in GitLab called Pull from a remote repository which is officially a premium feature. Too bad this feature is not free. Since this feature allows you to keep for example your forked repository in sync with a remote upstream repository. However, I created a solution without the need of a premium license. I will share the solution in this article, so you can have this premium feature…

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