This theme is an attempt to have dark UI features such as tabs, title bar, and file tree, while at the same time having a light-themed editor window.
As of version 0.3.0, I'm marking it as a "dark" theme. This will make the text cursor color almost invisible. However, that can be fixed (on a Mac) from the package manager:
Note: Because the custom CSS is injected directly in the
You can click the gear icon in the warning popup and select "Don't Show Again."
You may also see "[unsupported]" appended to the file name in the title bar. To fix that, install the Fix VSCode Checksums extension and execute "Fix Checksums: Apply" from the command palette.
Previously I had been treating it as a "light" theme and overriding activityBar, sideBar, titleBar, tab, statusBar, etc. because I didn't know how to change the cursor color. the "dark" theme rendered the cursor color almost invisible
I had it the other way around, starting with a "dark" theme and overriding editor colors. The main problem with that, though, was the text cursor color, which was almost invisible and not configurable.
There is no acounting for taste, as they say.