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Option for setting a different path to your custom files and plugins #525

merged 1 commit into from Oct 10, 2011
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@@ -21,17 +21,24 @@ for plugin ($plugins) fpath=($ZSH/plugins/$plugin $fpath)
autoload -U compinit
compinit -i
+# Set ZSH_CUSTOM to the path where your custom config files
+# and plugins exists, or else we will use the default custom/
+if [ "$ZSH_CUSTOM" = "" ]
+ ZSH_CUSTOM="$ZSH/custom"
# Load all of the plugins that were defined in ~/.zshrc
for plugin ($plugins); do
- if [ -f $ZSH/custom/plugins/$plugin/$plugin.plugin.zsh ]; then
- source $ZSH/custom/plugins/$plugin/$plugin.plugin.zsh
+ if [ -f $ZSH_CUSTOM/plugins/$plugin/$plugin.plugin.zsh ]; then
+ source $ZSH_CUSTOM/plugins/$plugin/$plugin.plugin.zsh
elif [ -f $ZSH/plugins/$plugin/$plugin.plugin.zsh ]; then
source $ZSH/plugins/$plugin/$plugin.plugin.zsh
# Load all of your custom configurations from custom/
-for config_file ($ZSH/custom/*.zsh) source $config_file
+for config_file ($ZSH_CUSTOM/*.zsh) source $config_file
# Load the theme
if [ "$ZSH_THEME" = "random" ]