[Qt-creator] Coloring of Shell Scripts in Creator 3.0

Ziller Eike Eike.Ziller at digia.com
Thu Mar 27 16:15:43 CET 2014

On Mar 27, 2014, at 3:48 PM, Michael Jackson <imikejackson at gmail.com> wrote:

> I use a dark color scheme and when opening a shell script (*.sh) some of the syntax coloring is dark purple which with a black back ground makes it very hard to see. Is there somewhere to adjust the coloring for shell script files?

Qt Creator takes the kate highlighting files for this if it finds it. Afaik the colors are fixed there. The files can be autodetected from the system (Linux), some of them are shipped with Qt Creator (share/qtcreator/generic-highlighter), and you can install them specifically for Qt Creator per user in Options > Text Editor > Generic Highlighter.

Br, Eike

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