Installation & Requirements

1. get the source code

git clone

2. Open your home bash file in editor

~/.bashrc on linux or ~/src/profile on macOS

3. Include bashlight/bashlight with the following line at the end of the bash file

if [ -f ~/bashlight/bashlight ]; then
    . ~/bashlight/bashlight

Optional settings

To install common git and tmux settings are tailored to bashlight simply run:

bash ~/bashlight/install.bash

Supported operating systems

  • Linux
  • macOS
  • Windows with bash shell

Optional dependencies

  • coreutils for a colourful, easy to handle directory listing – apt install coreutilsbrew install coreutils