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[resolved] Font Awesome integration (3 posts)

  1. digitalfaber
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I'd like to use Font Awesome icon set in place of Glyphicon default set.

    I see here (http://fortawesome.github.com/Font-Awesome/) that the "cleanest" way to do that should be modifying and recompiling .less file present in default bootstrap file structure.

    As far as I can see, in The Bootstrap theme there's no .less file.
    The alternate way is to include Font Awesome via css file, but I need to exclude Glyphicon set to avoid conflicts and can't find a way to "deregister" it.

    Any hint?


  2. Konstantin Obenland
    Code Wizard
    Theme Author

    Posted 3 years ago #

    I think the best way for you to tackle this would be to deregister the bootstrap.css that comes with The Bootstrap in a Child Theme and reregister a version without the icon references.

    Let me know how this worked out for you!

  3. digitalfaber
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Thank you Konstantin, I'm pretty sure this works, but I prefer to keep original bootstrap.css link and be safe for future updates.

    Keep up the good work!

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