This document is a WORK IN PROGRESS.
This is just a quick personal cheat sheet: treat its contents with caution!
Table of contents¶
Define Zsh as the default shell for current user but don't configure it, let
zim (see later)
handle the configuration:
$ zsh $ autoload -Uz zsh-newuser-install $ zsh-newuser-install -f # init guide, do not configure anything: enter 'q' to quit immediatly $ chsh -s /bin/zsh
Now exit Zsh and reboot:
The Zsh config will mostly be handled by
zim(see the last section of this guide).
Specify the location of your command history:
Avoid dotfile madness¶
Make sure you stay in control of your home directory.
See how to handle Zsh related dotfiles.
To start with a sane
zsh config and a good
zsh framework: see
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