Go Back   Mosets Community > Mosets Templates > Kinabalu

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 03-04-2012, 02:50 AM
duncanfeeley duncanfeeley is offline
Mosets'd
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 55
Default Template css file structure modification suggestion

Ive been doing some editing of sites, Ive been trying to come as close as possibible to finding a way to keep custom changes easily even after upgrading. Ive done something akin to the following :

I would like to suggest modifying kinabalu to incorporate a css over-rides file to this end.

Rename templates_css.css to templates_css_kinabalu.css

Create a new templates_css.css containing :

Code:
@import url("templates_css_kinabalu.css");
@import url("overrides.css");
Create a blank overrides.css in the template css directory along with the other css files that exist there so end users can copy and place any css code they wish to modify in this file.

Then set make sure the overrides.css file is not over-written during script installs or upgrades.

I think such changes would make it much easier to handle and keep track of css modifications done and protect changes from being lost. Ive seen rockettheme and Gavickpro (aka joomlart template code engine) utilising such methods.

Just an idea.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-15-2012, 04:19 PM
dknight dknight is online now
Mosets Team - Lead Developer
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 27,051
Default

That's certainly an interesting idea - will be keeping this in mind for future improvement.
__________________
Lee
Lead Developer
Mosets.com - Quality Joomla! Solutions
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-15-2012, 06:59 PM
duncanfeeley duncanfeeley is offline
Mosets'd
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 55
Default

ok cool, just thought Id share and see if it was of interest.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Any template suggestion for HP 1.0.1 & Joomla 1.5? jordisabater Hot Property 1.0 Tips and Tricks 1 05-14-2010 01:36 PM
The Component Broke My template tradewise Mosets & Joomla 0 03-01-2009 03:35 PM


All times are GMT +8. The time now is 12:03 AM.

Copyright © 2005-2010 Mosets Consulting

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.