Vim is a highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing. It is an improved version of the vi editor distributed with most UNIX systems. Vim is distributed free as charityware.

The main Vim website is at

You can find Vim tips on

This fossil repo will be used for personal use and issue tracker.

Besides the GNU GPL Vim is distributed under another license. See ":help license" in Vim for details.


spf13 presents

The Ultimate Vim Distribution

spf13-vim is a distribution of vim plugins and resources for Vim, GVim and MacVim. 

It is a completely cross platform distribution that stays true to the feel of vim while providing modern features like a plugin management system, autocomplete, tags and tons more.

Easy Installation *nix and os x

The easiest way to install spf13-vim is to use ourautomatic installer by simply copying and pasting the following line into a terminal. This will install spf13-vim and backup your existing vim configuration.

If you are upgrading from a prior version (before 3.0) this is also the recommended installation.

curl -L -o - | sh

Updating to the latest version

git pull
vim +BundleInstall! +BundleClean +q

-- contents shamelessly lifted from the site