How can I get git's difftool, when using vimdiff, to use my ~/.vimrc file?

1 Answer 1


In my git config, I have alias:

   vimdiff=difftol -y -t vimdiff -R

This does use my .vimrc to display all colorscheme, statusline, etc.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge that you have read and understand our privacy policy and code of conduct.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.