Pimping OS X' default nano, syntax highlighting and more
Recently I was editing a php file on a Linux server and I noticed it had some basic highlighting. The reason why I noticed is because on Mac OS X everything is always in the default terminal color without highlighting.
Turns out you can enable it for OS X as well with little effort!
Some examples, to convince you, if you haven't been already
A json file with default OS X nano:
With the updated nano:
Enough showing off, how do I get it?
Assuming you know what homebrew is and have it installed & set up correctly; it's really just a matter of running the following 2 commands, not much else to it!
brew install nano echo "include /usr/local/share/nano/*.nanorc" > ~/.nanorc