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vim and macvim are not reading my .vim directory

I have installed vim and macvim using macports, and tried copying over my .vim directory from linux. Neither seems to read anything from that directory: my customizations for folding and indenting ...
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How can I copy into the Mac clipboard from vim?

I can paste from vim in one terminal window to vim in another, but not to anything outside vim. I've read numerous posts on the subject, and nothing I've found has helped. Copy/pasting from MacVim ...
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MacPorts Vim prefixes $PATH with /etc/paths

For some reason it seems that vim (installed through macports: VIM - Vi IMproved 7.3 (2010 Aug 15, compiled Feb 25 2013 01:56:26) prefixes my $PATH variable with the /etc/paths files. Although I ...
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Install vim with clipboard support using Macports in OS X 10.7.3

I know that one can pass ./configure some flags to install vim with clipboard support. I want to do this via Macports. In apt, there was a way to download a package's source without first installing ...
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Installing VIM through MacPorts gives an error

I was trying to install VIM with the ruby package through macports, by executing the command: sudo port install vim +ruby +huge It seems the package was downloaded fine, but an error occurred. ...
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OSX Terminal reverted using Vim 7.2 after I installed 7.3 from macports

I installed Vim 7.3 via MacPorts, and it worked great. However, after I closed Terminal and came back to it, I found out after a little bit that it had reverted to the old 7.2. How do I remove the ...
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What's the difference between tiny, huge and small in vim on MacPorts?

I'm trying to install vim via MacPorts. I found this port at http://trac.macports.org/browser/trunk/dports/editors/vim/Portfile. There are variants like tiny, small and huge. Is there any way to tell ...