Building Vim from source
The information here was inferred from the link in this section title; the steps in this guide differ slightly from the source article. These steps are meant for users with a "default" vim runtime directory.
- Delete old version of Vim (refer to doc on the right way to do this - it's easy)
- Clone the
vimrepo locally, if you haven't already
- Run the "configure command" shown below
- Run the "install command" shown below
If you haven't already, check the source documentation in the title of this Gist - THIS GUIDE IS ONLY MEANT TO SUPPLEMENT THE ORIGINAL GUIDE. See the source documentation for more in-depth instructions with explanations.