All posts for the month April, 2009

2015-05-10 update - I've been using some more complex stuff, which can be found around my shell-random/zsh github repository. See and

I'm pleased to announce that I'm the very first user to have ANSI colour in a zsh prompt.  Yep, the very first.  I must be, since there is no example to be found anywhere.  After a serious amount of searching and fist-shaking at vague documentation, I was able to hack it out myself.

My solution is still incomplete though.  Let's walk through this nonsense..

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