Testing new Template on a Child site Question

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Testing new Template on a Child site Question

New postby [email protected] » Sat Dec 25, 2010 11:26 pm

I thought maybe you can give me a hint what to do.

Here is my situation:
I have uploaded/installed a new template to a child site and makes it active on the child site. The new template shows up on the child site, but it also makes some changes on the live site. As a result live site losses its original template.

Is there a setting I need to be aware of when creating a child site? So I can really test a new template without disturbing the life site?
My only difference on Child Database Settings vs Master Database Settings is use of wcp_
I created child site manually by copying all files into child folder using FTP.

I though you might have seen something like that happening in your experience.

Thank you in advance.

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Re: Testing new Template on a Child site Question

New postby Edvard » Sun Dec 26, 2010 3:33 pm

Compare configuration.php files of your master and child sites. Make appropriate changes for paths and databases and FTP settings if you use FTP layer. Installing a template and playing with it shouldn't modify the master.
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