Installing via Package Managers

drgibbon edited this page Feb 18, 2017 · 15 revisions

After installing via the instructions in the appropriate section below, add this to your startup script:

eval "$(fasd --init auto)"

For more information, type:

man fasd

Debian / Ubuntu

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:aacebedo/fasd
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install fasd

Arch Linux


AUR (git):


$ nix-env -i fasd

Gentoo Linux

There's an ebuild at

OpenSUSE, Redhat, CentOS (rpm-based)

RPMs are available at


SlackBuilds for fasd are available on SBo (most easily accessible via sbopkg).

Mac OS X

Install via Homebrew:

brew install fasd


echo 'plugins=(fasd)' >> ~/.zshrc Make sure to check and properly append plugins variable!