Set up macvim

from: https://coderwall.com/p/u6_lbq/setup-macvim-for-maximum-awesomeness

Installation:

In order to install the latest version:

git clone git@github.com:vinitkumar/.vim.git
git clone https://github.com/gmarik/Vundle.vim.git ~/.vim/bundle/Vundle.vim
cd .vim
cp vimrc ~/.vimrc
cp gvimrc ~/.gvimrc
vim +BundleInstall +qall

Fonts

Install the font Inconsolata for Powerline.otf

 
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Install vim in mac os x

From: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/21012203/gvim-or-macvim-in-mac-os-x

  • Step 1. Install homebrew from here: http://brew.sh
  • Step 1.1. Run export PATH=/usr/local/bin:$PATH
  • Step 2. Run brew update
  • Step 3. Run brew install vim && brew install macvim
  • Step 4. Run brew link macvim

You now have the latest versions of vim and macvim managed by brew. Run brew update && brew upgrade every once in a while to upgrade them.

This includes the installation of the CLI mvim and the mac application (which both point to the same thing).

I use this setup and it works like a charm. Brew even takes care of installing vim with the preferable options.