A super fast and extremely minimal shell prompt.
- POSIX sh (no external commands)
- No dependencies
- Works in all shells (that use
Table of Contents
promptless follows the suckless philosophy and is simple by design. The codebase has a focus on elegance and clarity. The prompt is entirely hackable. Unnecessary and unworthy features need to be patched in.
Secure and Safe
curl "https://raw.githubusercontent.com/dylanaraps/promptless/master/install.sh" | sh
npm install promptless
promptlessin the AUR.
# Inside your .bashrc, .zshrc, etc. . /path/to/promptless.sh
./test.sh to run unit tests on
NOTE: The testing framework requires
bash since it's ROBUST.
An array of intelligent patches are available in the
patches/ subdirectory. Patches for color support are not available as just like scroll-back, colors are bloat.
Compile time options
You can customize the prompt character at compile time.