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Install latest/stable of starship

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

Make sure snap support is enabled in your Desktop store.

Install using the command line

sudo snap install starship

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The minimal, blazing-fast, and infinitely customizable prompt for any shell!

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Starship is the minimal, blazing fast, and extremely customizable prompt for any shell! The prompt shows information you need while you're working, while staying sleek and out of the way.


A Powerline font installed and enabled in your terminal (for example, try Fira Code).

Getting Started

Add the init script to your shell's config file:


Add the following to the end of ~/.bashrc:

eval "$(starship init bash)"


Add the following to the end of ~/.config/fish/

starship init fish | source


Add the following to the end of ~/.zshrc:

eval "$(starship init zsh)"


Add the following to the end of ~\Documents\PowerShell\Microsoft.PowerShell_profile.ps1 (or ~/.config/powershell/Microsoft.PowerShell_profile.ps1 on -Nix):

Invoke-Expression (&starship init powershell)

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Last updated
2 May 2021

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