So I just started using
zsh shell with Oh My Zsh, and it's been a pretty awesome experience so far! I love the amount of plugins and configuration options that it gives you. I'm using a decent amount of the standard plugins, as well as some custom aliases, and I'm noticing that I can get around and perform basic terminal actions much more quickly than I could before.
Aside from the plugins, I'm also a fan of customizing the theme and
PROMPT, and after spending some time about how the formatting works, I think I settled on the following, which contains my username, computer name, current directory,
git setup (and whether or not its up to date, dirty, or clean), as well as battery life if I am not plugged into a charger. I also spaced out the prompt a little, to give my terminal a cleaner feel.
So far I'm happy with
zsh, and it seems to be working better with my tools and scripts versus when I tried out the
What's your shell of choice and why?
fish, or something else? 😃