Anyone know if Child Themes have officially been upgraded in WP 2.7, and how to do it?
I know about replacing the parent theme’s Stylesheet with a child theme style.css. That is old news. Apparently Ian suggested the new method in June,
It was said to be a part of WP 2.7 as of August,
It’s still not documented in the Codex today. Actually the Codex says it’s not happening, quote,
(Note that specifying a parent Theme will inherit all of the template files from that Theme — meaning that any template files in the child Theme’s directory will be ignored.)
I don’t want to inherit all templates from the parent theme. I want to override templates in the parent theme, with the templates-of-the-same-file-name in the child theme (example, override
sidebar.phpwith my own
my-sidebar.php, and add
Has anyone gotten it to work in WP 2.7? Anyone got documentation, or a tutorial?
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