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Get a list of all TODO/FIXME tasks left to be done in your project

Terminal - Get a list of all TODO/FIXME tasks left to be done in your project
alias tasks='grep --exclude-dir=.git -rEI "TODO|FIXME" . 2>/dev/null'
2013-10-17 16:40:10
User: joepie91
Functions: alias
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Get a list of all TODO/FIXME tasks left to be done in your project

Place this in your .bashrc (or run it once) to set the `tasks` alias. Next time you enter `tasks` into a terminal, it will give you a list of all TODO and FIXME comments in the current directory and child directories, giving you a quick overview of what you still have to do!

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Terminal - Alternatives
alias tasks='git grep -EI "TODO|FIXME"'
2013-10-21 23:54:46
User: lizardo
Functions: alias grep
Tags: bash git todo
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"git grep" automatically excludes untracked files (e.g. compiler output) and files under .git directory. If no directory or file is given, it will recursively search through the current directory.

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