The Darkmate theme for the gedit is one of the best themes out there. However, other text editors such as VIM do not have their own port of the darkmate theme ... but now there finally is one offered exclusively by yearofmoo.
To install darkmate with vim, just include darkmate.vim into your ~/.vim/colors/ folder. You can also install this theme using Vundle by putting the following command into your .vimrc file:
" use this if you're using vundle to manage your vim plugins/themes Bundle "yearofmoo/Vim-Darkmate"
Once you have the theme placed in your vim directory or installed it using vundle then run put this code in your .vimrc file:
" this should be pasted inside your .vimrc file colorscheme darkmate
A few things to keep in mind are:
The darkmate.vim file can be downloaded via github at the URL: