This plugin adds an inline color preview/picker to colors in the text (e.g.,
To load this plugin open Kate's configuration dialog under → . Then select Color Picker and close the dialog.
On the Color Picker settings page in Kate's configuration, you can configure the following options of the plugin behavior.
- Show preview for known color names
Whether to show the color picker for known color names (e.g.,
skyblue). See this page for the list of colors.
- Place preview after text color
Whether to place the inline preview after text color in the text.
- Hex color matching
Here, you can choose the best matching option for the colors used in your code.