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I recently updated the main theme of a production site.

Unfortunately, the upgrade process deleted all our custom templates.

Is there any way I can prevent this happening again?

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Child themes might be your best bet.

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Yup, they look they'll do the job. – Tom Wright Sep 15 '10 at 14:39

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