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Short and sweet: Is there a way to accomplish what --noprofile and --norc bash switches do using zsh?

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zsh -f
zsh --no-rcs

The system-wide zshenv file (usually /etc/zshenv or /etc/zsh/zshenv or /usr/local/lib/zsh/zshenv) is always read, the only way to avoid this is to edit the zsh binary or patch the source.

  • Perfect. Thank you! I'm using zsh for shell, and when I start BitNami cloud tools, it opens a new shell. Since it's the user .zshrc that causes some trouble, --no-rcs will take care of that. – Ville Sep 12 '13 at 3:15

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