In Kate one can export file Fortran.katehlcolor which store the information about color in syntax-highlighting. The syntax-highlighting files itself are located in ~/.kde/share/apps/katepart/syntax which can be backuped easily.

Is there an analog directory for the colorscheme-files which already exists before exporting all .katehlcolor-files by hand?


Kate keeps only user customized/modified color schemes in:


You have to export the get complete definitions.

  • Is there a way to automatize this in a Shell-script or something else? – Chrispie Jun 20 '14 at 7:06

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