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Powerline is a statusline plugin for vim, and provides statuslines and prompts for several other applications, including zsh, bash, tmux, IPython, Awesome, i3 and Qtile.

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Powerline can be installed via 2 ways - via pacman and via python-pip.

Official repositories

Install powerline together with python-pip and powerline-common packages.

Using ython-pip

Please refer to [1] for official installation guide via python-pip.

Airline-vim alternative

There is currently one known alternative to Powerline - Vim-airline. It is a part of vim-plugins and can be installed separatelly as vim-airline. Optionally, install vim-airline-themes.