up-to-date vim in os x

MacPorts current vim is 7.4 and the version shipping with El Capitan is 7.3.


$ sudo port install vim


$ cd ~
$ vim .bash_profile

paste in:
# Use the up-to-date MacPorts vim
# Life is good, so is vi
export EDITOR=/opt/local/bin/vim

you’re done. Consider portsUpdate to keep it up-to-date daily.

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