Skip to main content

Small script to configure your hosts file so you don't get distracted during the day

Project description

horseshit

PyPI version

horseshit is an easy-to-use command line program that blocks websites known to distract us from our work, which is forked from leftnode/get-shit-done.

Available in Python 2.x/3.x, horseshit is also a PyPI package that can be easily installed and updated via pip.

Project homepage: http://www.soimort.org/horseshit

Installation

1. Using the PyPI package:

Install the PyPI package:

$ [sudo] pip install horseshit

or:

$ [sudo] easy_install horseshit

2. Using Git:

Clone the Git repository:

$ git clone git://github.com/soimort/horseshit.git
$ [sudo] python setup.py install

Usage

1. Configuration

horseshits is a no-brainer plain text file contains a load of horseshits that may distract you from work, line by line.

twitter.com
plus.google.com
reddit.com

On *nix systems, put your horseshits into:

/etc/horseshits

Or: (recommended!)

~/.config/horseshits

On Windows, put it into your user directory:

.config/horseshits

2. To get-shit-done

Execute it as root because it modifies your hosts file and restarts your network daemon.

$ sudo get-shit-done work

3. To no longer get-shit-done

$ sudo get-shit-done play

Additional Tips

You can, of course, use get-shit-done with your crontab, to control your work time and play time during the day. Whatever, I should say self-control is always the best.

Acknowledgement

Thanks to Vic Cherubini, the original author of get-shit-done.

Changelog

0.0.2

Date: 2013-01-14

  • Initial release.

Project details


Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Source Distribution

horseshit-0.0.5.tar.gz (4.1 kB view hashes)

Uploaded source

Built Distributions

horseshit-0.0.5-py3-none-any.whl (6.0 kB view hashes)

Uploaded 3 4

horseshit-0.0.5-py2-none-any.whl (6.0 kB view hashes)

Uploaded 2 7

Supported by

AWS AWS Cloud computing Datadog Datadog Monitoring Facebook / Instagram Facebook / Instagram PSF Sponsor Fastly Fastly CDN Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Huawei Huawei PSF Sponsor Microsoft Microsoft PSF Sponsor NVIDIA NVIDIA PSF Sponsor Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Salesforce Salesforce PSF Sponsor Sentry Sentry Error logging StatusPage StatusPage Status page