Swapping background quickly Wed, 31 Jul 2013
I often like to change the background from
dark or vice-versa depending on my environment. I use the Solarized theme and it comes with two lovely variants, light and dark.
I used to do this by manually entering:
But why do that when it’s easy to set up a mapping to toggle them automatically for you:
map <Leader>bg :let &background = ( &background == "dark"? "light" : "dark" )<CR>
Now it’s a simple case of
,bg (I have my leader set to
,) to toggle the background.