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Style Advice Before XF 1.2 Upgrade

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by LPH, Jun 19, 2013.

  1. LPH

    LPH Well-Known Member

    Just a quick question about how to proceed before upgrading (a local test environment).

    The style I use is tied to parent style not activated.

    TwentyEleven Style Live.PNG

    If I simply export this into an install locally then I get this mess ...

    TwentyEleven Style Local.PNG
    I do not know how to merge the parent and child style ... is that even possible?

    My questions are:
    1. Should I fix the style before doing the upgrade to XF 1.2 or after?
    2. Should I upgrade locally and build a whole new style which is not dependent on a parent?
    What do you think?
     
  2. Jake Bunce

    Jake Bunce XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    It wasn't in 1.1. I haven't tried it yet in 1.2.

    Without a merge option you need to export/import the parent and child individually and keep the same parent/child relationship after you import them.
     
  3. Jake Bunce

    Jake Bunce XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    Parent/child doesn't matter. But you need a style that is compatible with 1.2. Ideally this should be prepared before you upgrade your live forum so you can quickly import the fixed style.
     
  4. CyberAP

    CyberAP Well-Known Member

    HWS, LPH and Jake Bunce like this.
  5. LPH

    LPH Well-Known Member

    Thank you both. I have the style working locally so it'll be ready when XF 1.2 Gold is ready.
     

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