A quick howto for all of you that need to change your WIFI mac address (run this from root user):Read more at the source
I wanted to publically thank everyone for helping me get Oh My Zsh out there and continue to improve it. Many of us spend a lot of time in our terminals throughout the day and I firmly believe that having a well-working shell is nearly as important as having a well-working texteditor.
While Oh My Zsh isn’t a large project, it is my attempt to share what I’ve learned about using zsh with others… but honestly, my goal is to learn from you. I don’t have a lot of time to really dive into the deepend of the zsh-pool so am relying on others to share their tricks, hacks, functions, themes, etc. So, I thought that if I created a basic framework with outlined some conventions so that others could contribute, that perhaps I’d end up with a kickass shell.
Last week, I pushed out an update that introduces an auto-update feature. I’m quite keen of desktop applications that can auto-update themselves, so our initial version of this feature will ask you no more than once a week if you want to check for updates. This means that as we continue to extend and improve Oh My Zsh, you can keep up-to-date.
It’s the beginning of a new month… are you still using Bash? Perhaps you’re using your own zsh configuration but want to see what else zsh can offer you? I invite you to install Oh My Zsh today.
Just run this in your terminal and you’ll get setup. Don’t worry… you won’t lose your existing configuration.
wget http://github.com/robbyrussell/oh-my-zsh/raw/master/tools/install.sh -O - | sh
For more infromation, visit http://github.com/robbyrussell/oh-my-zsh/Read more at the source
Inspired by some recent posts from Tom on zsh, I decided that I’d do my part to help people give it a whirl. I’ve been using zsh for a few years now and haven’t found myself missing bash.
If you’re interested in taking a few minutes to give zsh a while, you’re in luck. I recently reorganized all of my zsh config into a package and tossed it on github to share. My goal was to create a reusable tool that would allow people to get up and running quickly with some of the fun configuration that I’ve come to rely on on a daily basis.
- Auto-complete rake and capistrano tasks
- Git branch names when you’re in a git project directory structure
- Tons of color highlighting (grep, git, etc.)
- Sexy prompts.. (so say me)
- much much more…
Also, Oh My Zsh is Snow Leopard compatible.Read more at the source