[theme-reviewers] Child themes discussion

Simon Prosser pross at pross.org.uk
Sat Jan 22 18:14:19 UTC 2011

On 01/22/11 18:12, Chip Bennett wrote:
> Right... but I don't think it is true that the Child Theme will *always*
> want to call its own files.
> Or, is the issue that, if the Parent Theme uses get_stylesheet_, it will
> *prevent* the Child Theme from calling the Parent Theme's resources?
> So, are we saying that for Themes that are *intended* to be Child-Theme
> ready, they must use get_template_, rather than get_stylesheet_, in all
> instances?
bit of a head wrecker isnt it!
if a child uses get_template_, it will get the parent if the child uses
get_stylesheet_ it will get its own folder...

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