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Getting oh-my-zsh to work in Ubuntu


apt-get install zsh
apt-get install git-core

Getting zsh to work in ubuntu is weird, since sh does not understand the source command. So, you do this to install zsh

wget -O - | zsh

and then you change your shell to zsh

chsh -s `which zsh`

and then restart

sudo shutdown -r 0

This problem is explained in depth in this issue

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worked like a charm!

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well,thanks a lot,nearly there years later, this approach still works,but ,maybe use logout is well?shutdown -r 0 is very rough?hahhaha:)

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thanks a lot!

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javiros commented Aug 19, 2018

Fantastic! Thank you!!

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Thanks a LOT Bro

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ghost commented Sep 13, 2018


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ghost commented Sep 26, 2018

Thank you

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Thank you... zsh &&.oh-my-zsh is the first apt I install on any new system!

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Thanks for the share :)

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Guys, how uninstall this tutor? Help me please!

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Awesome man

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mrroot5 commented Apr 16, 2019

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some problem after a week not shutdown my pc
and than i restart it back to bash normal, i use ubuntu 18-04 anyway
and here sudo shutdown -r 0 very nice solving

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👍 Thanks so much!!!

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DNXie commented Aug 1, 2021

Thanks so much! It worked!

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Thank you, you're the man

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thanks dude, still working

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