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colors changed CursorLine and CursorColor foreground to white - so that comm… Mar 4, 2019 fixed vivify link Feb 22, 2019

"Distilled" - colorscheme for vim

Clears up syntax highlighting to reveal what is important.


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Install manually or with your favorite plug-in manager and then load the theme.

With vim-plug:

Plug 'KKPMW/distilled-vim'
colorscheme distilled

To make the colorscheme work as intended either set termguicolors:

set termguicolors

Or alternatively change your terminal colors to match these:

color 0  24364b  # Black
color 1  e76d6d  # Red
color 2  88c563  # Green
color 3  ecb534  # Yellow
color 4  65baf5  # Blue
color 5  ae8fc1  # Purple
color 6  69c5b4  # Cyan
color 7  e4e4dd  # White
color 8  6194ba  # Bright Black
color 9  edbabf  # Bright Red
color 10 bfedba  # Bright Green
color 11 dfc56d  # Bright Yellow
color 12 9fcce7  # Bright Blue
color 13 cebaee  # Bright Purple
color 14 85f1a1  # Bright Cyan
color 15 a5b1bf  # Bright White


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