Download the following file, humdrum.vim, to use in the editor program vim for coloring while editing the different components of the Humdrum data format.
There are several ways to use the file humdrum.vim:
:source humdrum.vim :so humdrum.vim
syntax on au BufRead,BufNewFile *.hmd set filetype=humdrum au BufRead,BufNewFile *.krn set filetype=humdrum au! Syntax humdrum source ~/.vim/humdrum.vimwhere .hmd and .krn are file endings you want to associate with the Humdrum syntax coloring.
To the right is an example of syntax highlighting in vim using
the following coloring conventions:
Syntax highlighting designed for the **kern representation: