I want to use the Solarized Light theme in both my Terminal and VIM.
I seem to have got it working in Terminal, I downloaded the entire package from their website,
tree output, and then in my terminal preferences I imported the
Solarized Light xterm-256color profile from the download.
And I set this as my default profile and it seems to look ok:
Then, I proceeded to try to set VIM's color scheme to Solarized Light as well, so I git-cloned git://github.com/altercation/vim-colors-solarized.git into my
~/.vim/bundle (I use Pathogen).
See a paste bin of some
tree outputs in my
But even after adding the correct information to my vimrc it looks really ugly:
Why does it not seem to work? You can see around the edges of the terminal the colors it should be, why is the text so unreadable and the background color so ugly?