[theme-reviewers] Can Options Framework be included with the theme?

Chip Bennett chip at chipbennett.net
Sat Feb 22 14:55:22 UTC 2014

Ticket number, please?

That reviewer's comment is not only incorrect, it is the *exact opposite*
of correct. Themes should use the framework version of Options Framework,
bundled and bootstrapped in the Theme, rather than requiring users to
install a separate Plugin in order to use Theme options.

On Sat, Feb 22, 2014 at 9:47 AM, Rohit Tripathi <rohitink at live.com> wrote:

> Hello All,
> I have been beliveing that options framework is allowed in themes. And it
> has been included in most of my themes. But, in one of the reviews, the
> Author Asked me to remove the Options Framework, and make the user install
> it separately as a plugin.
> Technically, my theme doesn't bundle the OF plugin. Its theme options
> panel is built using it with slight modification.
> Is there are rule like this, where I can not include OF in the theme? I
> know that bundling external plugins, is not allowed. But, I think its
> different about Options Framework.
> Regards,
> Rohit Tripathi
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