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The friendly interactive shell: a command line shell for the 90s

fish is a smart and user-friendly command line shell for OS X, Linux, and the rest of the family

Version: 3.7.1 License: GPL-2 GitHub
Maintainers akierig
Categories shells
Platforms darwin
  • debug (Enable debug binaries)
  • universal (Build for multiple architectures)

"fish" depends on

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extract (1)
build (4)
test (1)

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Port notes

To set MacPorts' fish as default login shell, run:

sudo chpass -s ${prefix}/bin/fish ${USER}

To be able to switch default shells to or from fish without superuser privileges, add it to /etc/shells:

sudo sh -c 'echo ${prefix}/bin/fish >> /etc/shells'

For X clipboard integration, install the xsel port:

sudo port install xsel

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