Getting Started

Wash is distributed as a single binary; the only prerequisite is libfuse. Here’s how to install it.

Note: Wash collects anonymous data about how you use it. See the analytics docs for more details.

  1. If you came here from the introduction, then you might find that the Wash prompt displayed in your shell is something like wash . ❯ which is different from the screencasts. What you’re seeing is correct. What’s shown in the screencasts is an approximation that was the result of a trade-off between “good-enough Wash prompt behavior” and an “efficient and easy way to record a screencast”.