A minimal zsh prompt
- Asynchronous git info
- Fully customizable
npm install -g typewritten
That's it. The script will make the necessary symlinks to
fpath and set the prompt in your
Clone the typewritten repository somewhere you can easily link. I recommend creating a
.zsh directory at root.
mkdir -p "$HOME/.zsh" git clone https://github.com/reobin/typewritten.git "$HOME/.zsh/typewritten"
Load typewritten in your
.zshrc by using zsh prompinit:
fpath+=$HOME/.zsh/typewritten autoload -U promptinit; promptinit prompt typewritten
Note: if using
ZSH_THEME="" in your
.zshrc to disable oh-my-zsh themes.
Other ways to install
Many other ways to install typewritten are available in the docs
typewritten is customizable in many ways. To keep the readme file as lean as possible, the documentation was moved to https://typewritten.dev.
The documentation is separated into two parts:
- Prompt customization, everything to do with how and where the info is displayed
- Prompt color customization, set a custom color for any of the prompt sections
Example of 3 customized typewritten prompts
Thanks goes to these wonderful people (emoji key):
This project follows the all-contributors specification. Contributions of any kind welcome!
pure layout is inspired by Pure