You should definitely consult Garvin about the technical details, I didn't get half of the stuff he told me about it.onli wrote:We would simply store the tpl not in the template, but in iclude/, and hardcode the path, therefore it could not be overriden by anything.
Well, the current backend is kind of the reason why there haven't been more admin themes in the past, so here's hoping this solution will ultimately produce more.onli wrote:I think that this lockdown would be unnecessary if we simply decide to only mantain one admin-backend.
No, by all means, put this in a seperate branch of master. This is definitely a 2.0 feature, it's not a good idea to put this into master since master will be the source tree for 1.7, 1.8 and 1.9.onli wrote:If we go that way, shall we already put it in trunk?
Unfortunately, I can not give any advice as to how to work with branches – haven't gotten around to that part of git myself.