Carl Burks is a software developer for a global financial institution. With over ten years experience in technology and software development for financial organizations and over twenty years of software experience, Carl Burks provides articles, musings and insight into technology issues, software development, and other selected topics.

Jekyll with Virtual Box and Network Mount


Carl Burks
It appears when you have your files for Jekyll stored on the host machine on VirtualBox the files get cached and you receive a stale copy.

A simple solution is to "touch" the file.


echo "Touching all the things..."

find . -exec touch {} \;

echo "Finished Touching..."

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