zsh compinit: insecure directories [closed]

Note: This answer is from 2012. This fixed it for me: $ sudo chmod -R 755 /usr/local/share/zsh/site-functions Credit: a post on zsh mailing list EDIT: As pointed out by @biocyberman in the comments. You may need to update the owner of site-functions as well: $ sudo chown -R root:root /usr/local/share/zsh/site-functions On my machine (OSX 10.9), … Read more