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After I've update my OS to Mavericks.

Terminal goes really slow, I've found out that the problem must be from Xcode.

While I remove Xcode from my computer terminal works fine, and after I installed Xcode, it goes slow again.(It takes like 2 second for ls command)

Please help.

PS. my computer is MacBook Pro with Retina.

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Are you using ZSH and the vi-mode plugin? – Adam Albrecht Nov 1 '13 at 3:24
yeah, I've solve the problem after reset my .zshrc. thanks – LiJung Nov 1 '13 at 5:22
up vote 2 down vote accepted

I had the same problem to and I was looking for the way to solve it.

Checking at the issue that Adam Albrecht commented, it looks like the problem was being caused by the zsh vi-mode plugin in combination with the apple provided git.

Installing git from homebrew solve the problem without having to deactivate the vi-mode plugin

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I've just solved it after reset my .zshrc. thanks! – LiJung Nov 1 '13 at 5:22
Excellent answer! The update apparently mixed up my path so the system git was before brew git. Now everything works again. Thanks! – Tigraine Nov 12 '13 at 15:33
Installing git via homebrew worked for me. Thanks – chrs Jul 14 '15 at 9:09

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