May 19, 2009 in Feedback
anyone notice this??
1. default (IPB) skin:
2. skin 1 (daughter of default)
3. skin 2
Default (IPB) and the skin 1 seem to be working as expected with skin 1 being the daughter of default (IPB) skin.
the second skin seems to be working AS the EDITOR ie, inherits everything from EITHER default OR skin 1 IN THE EDITOR
BUT, when skin 2 is daughter of skin 1, the OUTPUT to the front is as if it's the daughter of the default skin ONLY.
LIKEWISE, when skin 2 is daughter of default skin, it seems to output as if its the daughter of skin 1.
Anyone else confused? coz i am LOL how does it work?
how does it work if i just make skin 2 the parent skin?? where does it get the templates i havent edited?
I am missing something here LOL
Maybe post in the Tracker so the developers can check it out for you :)
kinda need to know how it works i case i am seeing something it should be doing LOL
SO if i want it to inherit from IPB's default skin, THEN i can make it the parent skin and when IPB updates its skin, non-edited parents skins get updated as well?
If you create a skin with no parent, and you have not customized it's templates, it will inherit default templates from the inaccessible "root" set (which is effectively the IP.Board 3 default skin).
If you use the developer tools to create a new folder on disk, then use masterMap to map it and so forth, you edit the files directly and it does not inherit anything.
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