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I am new to mac

I want to change the look of my Terminal.app window so that it look like Ubuntu's terminal

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Ubuntu Terminal

How can I configure my Mac terminal so that code in vim look colourful? I.e. such that data type, special functions, header files have a different colour.

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Run :syntax on inside vim or add syntax on to your .vimrc.

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If you are looking for Vim, maybe you can consider macvim.

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You might want to consider iTerm 2 as well - it's a great terminal emulator and it will let you go full screen and will let you have a greater number of colors.

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