chrispooledotcom

Short Articles

Quick Man Page Lookup
A shell function to quickly look up options in man pages.
Notes on My Backup Strategy: The Voldemort Approach
A short article about my backup ideas and workflow.
How to Backup Your Pinboard Bookmarks
A simple shell script to copy your Pinboard bookmarks to your local machine for backup.
How to Backup Your Instapaper Links
A simple shell script to copy your Instapaper links to your local machine for backup.

Retired content

These articles are very old, but I’m keeping them here for prosperity. Furthermore, after scanning my server logs, they still seem to be quite popular.