Mac OS X Setup Guide


Vim is a highly configurable text editor built to make creating and changing any kind of text very efficient. It is included as "vi" with most UNIX systems and with Apple OS X.


To install the latest version, use homebrew:

brew install vim

The Ultimate vimrc

The Ultimate vimrc it's a collection of vimrc configurations to make easy the usage of vim.

To download the The Ultimate vimrc, you need to install the git client. If you need install it, use home brew:

brew install git

Now, download the vimrc files:

git clone ~/.vim_runtime

To install the complete version, run:

sh ~/.vim_runtime/

To install the basic version, run:

sh ~/.vim_runtime/


To update the vimrc scripts, run:

cd ~/.vim_runtime && git pull --rebase && cd -

Maximum Awesome

Maximum Awesome it's a collection of vim configuration and plugins, like a configuration manager for the vim environment. `


To install it, just make a clone of the repository with the git client:

git clone

Then install it:

cd maximum-awesome

NOTE: the rake command will install all dependencies needed.