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Overriding of template Files not working

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Community Member, 1 Post

26 August 2009 at 9:11pm

Hi Guys,

The Overriding of template Files seems to be not working for me.

On my Silverstripe Installation I created an own template and was trying to override it by more specific code in the mysite/templates directory.

The strange thing was, that Silverstripe started to use the from mysite/templates only after I deleted the in the themes/themename/templates directory. This should actually be the other way around, shouldn't it? (For your background information: I use SilverStripe 2.3.3 on KUbuntu 9.04). Is there a way to (at least) debug this?



Community Member, 279 Posts

4 September 2009 at 1:00am

After changing any template code or markup you must flush the templatecache be appending ?flush=all to your url.