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Hacking Vim by Kim Schulz

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Appendix B. Vim Configuration Alternatives

In Chapter 2, we looked at the main configurations files that Vim uses, and throughout the rest of the book, things have been added to the vimrc configuration files. In the end, you might have a vimrc file full of settings mixed up in one big mess, making it hard to find things in the file.

In this appendix, we take a look at some ideas as to how to keep your vimrc file clean and well organized. The recipes range from simple tips to entire configurations systems.

Finally, we will take a look at how it is possible to use the same vimrc file on many different computers, simply by storing a copy of it online.

Tips for Keeping your Vimrc Clean

You vimrc file is the heart of your personal Vim setup. Without this ...

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