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How subthemes work?


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25 June 2009 at 10:21am Community Member, 16 Posts


Lets assume this situation. I have a ss file in the blog module:


which I want to override. I'm using the pixelgreen theme.
So I come to think that the best way will be to create a subtheme pixelgreen_blog with the file:


But it seam that my intuition fails me and this doesn't work so I have to ask how to accomplish this correctly ? :)


16 August 2009 at 5:17am Community Member, 89 Posts

Hello ,

you will in the blog another theme then in the basic site?

then look here

But if you want change the theme you give in the mysite/_config.php the theme name