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Compile Vim with Python & Ruby support on OSX with Homebrew (mikegrouchy.com)
9 points by googletron 1876 days ago | hide | past | web | 5 comments | favorite



There is a terminal version of Vim inside of MacVim.app at Contents/MacOS/Vim.


I like to symlink to MacVim like so: /usr/local/bin/vim -> /usr/local/bin/mvim /usr/local/bin/vimdiff -> /usr/local/bin/mvim

Then put /usr/local/bin higher up in my $PATH. Works like a charm.


This is a pain of compiling vim yourself; definitely makes it easier.


I'm curious. Why do you install Mercurial without Homebrew?


Why would you install Mercurial with Homebrew, it is a python package. As a rule, I generally install all python packages with pip.




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