Adding your own ZSH theme
If you want to add your own zsh theme, you can place it in
~/.zsh.prompts and it will automatically be picked up by the prompt loader.
Make sure you follow the naming convention of
See also the Prezto project for more info on themes.
Customizing ZSH with ~/.zsh.after/ and ~/.zsh.before/
If you want to customize your zsh experience, yadr provides two hooks via
In these directories, you can place files to customize things that load before and after other zsh customizations that come from
Overriding the theme
To override the theme, you can do something like this:
echo "prompt yourprompt" > ~/.zsh.after/prompt.zsh
Next time you load your shell, this file will be read and your prompt will be the youprompt prompt. Use
prompt -l to see the available prompts.