My .vim dotfiles and configurations.

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My vim dot files. the .vimrc file is saved to vimrc.

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Just run the following commands via terminal to get perfectly set up:

$ cd ~/
$ git clone --recursive .vim
$ ln -sf $HOME/.vim/vimrc $HOME/.vimrc
$ cd $HOME/.vim
$ git submodule update --init


The vim dot files make use of the excellent Pathogen runtime path manager to install plugins and runtime files into their own private directiories.

Currently using version 2.4 of Pathogen


Using the Makefile

You can use the Makefile to run a series of commands.

$ make help
install                        Sets up symlink for user and root .vimrc for vim and neovim.                      Generates and updates plugin info in
remove-submodule               Removes a git submodule (ex MODULE=bundle/nginx.vim).
update-pathogen                Updates pathogen.
update-plugins                 Updates all plugins.
update                         Updates pathogen and all plugins.

Plugins Used