Dressing Up Your Terminal

My terminal was already pretty cool thanks to zsh and oh-my-zsh (see Tricking Out iTerm2, but I recently found a fun little app that make working in the terminal a lot more fun (and colorful)!

Meet lolcat.

rainbow coloring effect for text console display

It doesn’t do much by itself, but make a few aliases and pipe them to lolcat for a much more entertaining ls view.

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