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commit 7c1e241f4baa4d452782dc43e6728f53acffaa74 (patch)
parent f145830294a962eb2d7596175749c3c763e95f64
Author: Alexander Karle <>
Date:   Sun,  7 Oct 2018 22:55:45 -0400

vim: Update README installation instructions

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diff --git a/vim/ b/vim/ @@ -8,6 +8,21 @@ repo for greater portability and a cleaner history. ## Install +Mac/Linux: + ```sh git clone ~/.vim ``` + +Windows: + +```sh +git clone ~\vimfiles +``` + +Note that in Vim 7.4 and newer **you don't need to symlink `~/.vim/vimrc` to +`~/.vimrc`**, making a one directory repo a cleaner and more portable option! + +However, if an old `~/.vimrc` file exists, it will be sourced before and instead +of `~/.vim/vimrc`. If you don't see expected behavior, you can always check the +loaded files with `:scriptnames` to diagnose the issue.