Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I have started to write a customise function, that encapsulates a bunch of actions that make my daily work easier.

A few questions about sharing the function with the community:

  • What would be the best way to share the function with the rest of the community?

    1) Simply publish the code on a blog with the instructions to save it to a file, in a certain location?

    2) Create a package and publish it in a ppa?

P.S. the code is in shell script.

share|improve this question
    
:) thanks. Although I am a software engineer and code all day long, the need of testing and reviewing always seems to slip my mind :). You can go ahead and make your comment an official answer. –  bioShark Feb 4 '13 at 23:41
    
OK, yea having your code tested / debugged is a nice touch. –  bodhi.zazen Feb 4 '13 at 23:46
    
If you have a dotfiles project in github, I would post them in a project alongside them. –  Kevin Bowen Feb 4 '13 at 23:51
1  
@maggotbrain I prefer to host my projects on Gitorious rather then Github because it uses Free Software. Wiki extract: Gitorious is open source and freely available for download and personal use, whereas GitHub is closed-source. –  bioShark Feb 5 '13 at 0:03

1 Answer 1

up vote 2 down vote accepted

Personally I would post in in a blog, ask friends to review the script, and once it has been tested a bit / debugged / reviewed, assuming there is sufficient interest, sure you can package it in a ppa.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.