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[resolved] 2.2.1 Broken Template (11 posts)

  1. nslyax
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    Since upgrading to 2.2.1, my custom template and all associated themes are broken. I had 1 template with 5 themes that ran off it, and none work suddenly, despite working since 1.x. If I delete the "Template:..." line from the main templates stylesheet, it will work fine, but no such fix for the style only themes.

    Main template is at http://www.atomicow.org/wordpress/wp-content/themes/atomic/

  2. moshu
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    There are no "style only" themes.
    There were WP "styles" during v1.2 and earlier but since 1.5 they don't work - unless you hack WP.

  3. nslyax
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    I don't remember doing any hacks, and they seemed to work fine so far though 2.x so far.
    I guess I must have hacked something and forgot.

    Thanks

  4. nslyax
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    I think maybe I am stating my situation wrong. I have 7 themes, only one of which contains full template files. The other 6 contain only a style.css, indicating the 7th as the parent using "Template: atomic" in the description.

  5. moshu
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    Aha, I got it.

  6. nslyax
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    I guess I am just confused because the codex lists several examples of how to set up themes to work this way, making it unclear how it could be a long depreciated feature.

    As I said, I am rather sure I didn't have a hack set up to make it work, and yet it worked through sever al versions past 1.5.

    Maybe I just lucked out or something.

    So the fix would be to duplicate all the .php template files from the one theme and put them into the other 6 themes folders?

  7. moshu
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    It maybe worth a try...

  8. nslyax
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    That fixed it.
    Thanks for your help.

  9. Joni
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    I am having the same problem. NOT ONE SINGLE THEME other than Classic and Default work on WP 2.2.1 for me. They work on other installs (e.g. 2.0.10). So I tend to think it's not a theme/template problem, but a 2.2.1 problem.

    All the stylesheets contain the requisite information commented out at the top as to the folder name and theme name.

    All *.php and *.css files were uploaded in ascii mode.

    The same themes were uploaded to other installs NOT running this latest WP and they work just fine.

    Any thoughts? I'm at a loss.

  10. robertmerrill
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    I don't think this is resolved. I just did a fresh install of 2.1.1 and NONE of the templates work... even default and classic.

    Dumping and resetting now... going to 2.2

  11. moshu
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    For the original poster (OP) it has been resolved. Only the OP can set it to resolved.

    Start your own topic, people don't look at "resolved" threads.

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