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What would you like to do?
Notes for reinstalling macOS

I just did a clean install of macOS. Here's what got reinstalled on day one:

  • Atom
  • Audacity
  • Authy
  • Canon EOS Utility
  • Canon printer/scanner drivers
  • Clipy
  • emacs
  • ffmpeg
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Firefox Nightly
  • Homebrew
  • Keynote
  • Lightroom Classic
  • Monodraw
  • MySQL
  • node.js
  • Numbers
  • oh-my-zsh
  • Padlock
  • Pages
  • Photoshop
  • Postgres.app
  • Python
  • QGIS
  • Quicksilver
  • Sequel Pro
  • Slack
  • Spotify
  • Transmit
  • Ulysses
  • Xcode
  • youtube-dl

Here are some commands I typed in:

defaults write -g NSRequiresAquaSystemAppearance -bool Yes
defaults write com.apple.finder CreateDesktop false
killall Finder
git clone git@github.com:dphiffer/dotfiles.git
cd dotfiles
make
echo /Applications/Postgres.app/Contents/Versions/latest/bin | sudo tee /etc/paths.d/postgresapp
echo /usr/local/mysql/bin | sudo tee /etc/paths.d/mysql
ln -s /Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.6/bin/python3.6 /usr/local/bin/python
ln -s /Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.6/bin/pip3.6 /usr/local/bin/pip
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