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I tried to switch to zsh but Terminal app still loads bash when started. Fiddling with "run as login shell" didn't help. Here's excerpt from /etc/passwd

$ grep synapse /etc/passwd
synapse:x:1000:1000:John Doe,,,:/home/synapse:/bin/zsh
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