Follow

v0.2.0 of my CLI app, mnemonic, is now up. I significantly refactored the UI to use sub-commands instead of flags/options for the basic commands, which makes the whole UI a bit more ergonomic. For example, you can now run `mn rm -f notes` to delete the mnemonic named 'notes' without a confirmation dialogue.

This version also adds command-line flags to specify the syntax highlighting language and to output plaintext instead of highlighted text if you prefer.

github.com/codesections/mnemon

@codesections just a thought here, but maybe make that example rm command 'remove' instead of rm. I'm envisioning a typo'd command accidentally deleting an important file instead of a note in your program, especially if it has similar flags to actual rm. That's a low probability though, so YMMV

@splatt9990
Hmm, yeah, I can see that risk. I was modeling the UI on git and pass, which have `git rm` and `pass rm`. But I guess you're pretty likely to be in a git repo if you meant to run `git rm` and ran `rm` by mistake, so that has a bit more protection. Hmm…

On the other hand, `mn` doesn't have an `-r` flag, so the danger is limited to deleting single files—and only if you happen to have a file with the same name as a mnemonic in your current directory at the moment you make that typo.

Sign in to participate in the conversation
Fosstodon

Fosstodon is an English speaking Mastodon instance that is open to anyone who is interested in technology; particularly free & open source software.