I am looking to generate something similar to this osx settings script. I'm not having any luck finding ways to perform a diff between system defaults and my customized settings.
Anyone know of a command, app, tool, method to generate this?
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You might diff the output of
defaults read | awk 'length<200' on the current installation and a VM. Or convert the plist files to XML first with something like
plutil -convert xml1 ~/Library/Preferences/*.plist.
It would be difficult to do right though:
It's easier to just copy the plist files or recreate settings from GUIs in my opinion.