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Install Powerline on Debian/Ubuntu
  1. Install pip sudo apt-get install python-pip or wget https://bootstrap.pypa.io/get-pip.py && sudo python get-pip.py
  2. Install powerline sudo pip install powerline-status
  3. Download and install fonts git clone https://github.com/powerline/fonts.git && cd fonts && sh ./install.sh
  4. Add this lines to respective file
    .vimrc

set rtp+=/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/powerline/bindings/vim/
" Always show statusline
set laststatus=2
" Use 256 colours (Use this setting only if your terminal supports 256 colours)
set t_Co=256

.bashrc

if [ -f /usr/local/lib/python2.7/site-packages/powerline/bindings/bash/powerline.sh ]; then
source /usr/local/lib/python2.7/site-packages/powerline/bindings/bash/powerline.sh
fi

.zshrc

if [[ -r /usr/local/lib/python2.7/site-packages/powerline/bindings/zsh/powerline.zsh ]]; then
source /usr/local/lib/python2.7/site-packages/powerline/bindings/zsh/powerline.zsh
fi

.tmux.conf

source /usr/local/lib/python2.7/site-packages/powerline/bindings/tmux/powerline.conf
set-option -g default-terminal "screen-256color"

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