1

I created a blog with the twenty ten theme. I understand there are issues with upgrading WP with this default theme. It overwrites what you did. Is there a way to fix this with starting over.

How would I change something like this? Ex.

<?php else : ?>
        <div id="post-<?php the_ID(); ?>" <?php post_class(); ?>>
            <h2 class="entry-title"><a href="<?php the_permalink(); ?>" title="<?php printf( esc_attr__( 'Permalink to %s', 'twentyten' ), the_title_attribute( 'echo=0' ) ); ?>" rel="bookmark"><?php the_title(); ?></a></h2>

        <div class="entry-meta">
            <?php twentyten_posted_on(); ?>
        </div><!-- .entry-meta -->

1 Answer 1

5

Twenty Ten modifications will be overwritten with upgrades so you should be using a Child Theme of Twenty Ten instead of modifying it directly. There really is no way to stop the upgrade/overwrite without renaming the theme and putting it in a different folder with a different name.

3
  • Thanks for your response. I did that. I created a new folder, renamed the templates to have my new child theme and it got overwritten. Now what I did was renamed the theme and then renamed all the places where twenty ten is on the templates and in the function file. Its seemed to have worked, so far.
    – user2266
    Commented Feb 26, 2011 at 0:53
  • Glad it's working. Why don't you accept the answer since it's solved your issue. Commented Feb 28, 2011 at 5:52
  • Because he never does. :/
    – fuxia
    Commented Mar 26, 2011 at 0:13

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.