Ample Zen is a theme for Emacs 24. It is my combination of ample-theme by Jordon Biondo (https://github.com/jordonbiondo/ample-theme) and Zenburn-Emacs by Bozhidar Batsov (https://github.com/bbatsov/zenburn-emacs). Credit goes to them, as they did the hard work.
I wanted to combine the colors of AmpleTheme and the robustness of Zenburn-Emacs. It has been tested on Mac OSX 10.8 on both the GUI and terminal. This is my first attempt at a theme.
ample-zen-theme.el to a directory like
~/.emacs.d/themes/. Then add it your custom load path with something
like the following in your
(add-to-list 'custom-theme-load-path "~/.emacs.d/themes/")
You can then load the theme interactively like so:
M-x load-theme RET ample-zen
or call this in your
(load-theme 'ample-zen t)
If you have the Marmalade configured, you can install this package with the following.
M-x package-install ample-zen-theme
At the time of this commit, a pull request has been merged to
MELPA. At some point,
package-install ample-zen-theme should work from there as well.
Ugly colors in the terminal Emacs version
If your Emacs looks considerably uglier in a terminal (compared to the
GUI version) try adding this to your