[Vtigercrm-developers] Template/themes small modifications
frank at thyamad.com
Tue Jun 12 05:46:27 PDT 2007
The modification is really simple, attached is the new smarty.setup.php, it
will work in 5.0.3 + patch, all what is needed is copy all content of
Smarty/templates to Smarty/templates/default and after that you can start
creating directories for your templates.
Just to be clear, I used the theme as control to keep the same vtiger
structure, So you will be able to create new functionalities for
In my humble-nobody-asked-for opinion it should be enough to include new
functionalities without brake the great original code and without bore the
I hope some of you could test and send some opinions, critics or lessons
about how can I do it correctly. Also in my humble-nobody-asked for opinion
a many-to-many relationship between templates and themes is not necessary.
I really hope it help, Thank you for your time and attention, and please
forgive my English.
On 6/11/07, David V. <davidv.net at gmail.com> wrote:
> Good job Frank !
> David V.
> 2007/6/11, Frank Alcantara <frank at thyamad.com>:
> > First of all, this is my first post in this list so, Congratulations
> > is a excellent project.
> > Second, we are Brazilians, and we have some special needs to implement
> > Vtiger, some about legislation and some about each client requests. I've
> > been working with vtiger last week to accomplish some of those needs and
> > up for create a new template/themes structure.
> > In few words I did a smarty.config.php modification to point the
> > files to a dir structure which is very similar to the theme structure.
> > few words if you want to create a new template struture for a special
> > all you need to do is create a directory under smarty/template with the
> > name of your theme. As my English is so bad, I Will try to explain
> > I have company called thyamad, so I did a theme also called thyamad and
> > all my theme's modifications there. However thyamad needs some special
> > template modifications new functionalities etc, then I create a
> > in smarty/template/thyamad copied all files from smarty/template to this
> > directory and now all modifications in Thyamad template will only change
> > thyamad functionalities. By the way, I removed all files from
> > smarty/templates to smarty/templates/default so I have no files on
> > smarty/templates and there is a default directory where all default
> > files are. I tested this structure against all themes in version 5.0.3and
> > it worked well.
> > As I did not followed this project since its begin I am wondering if
> > theme/template structure is useful for someone else or not and if I am
> > it correctly.
> > Thank you very much for your time and attention. Of course all comments
> > be really very welcome.
> > --
> > Frank Alcantara
> > http://tecnologia.thyamad.com
> > http://www.linkedin.com/in/frankalcantara
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