[mythtv-theming] How to clone a theme in 0.25

Stuart Morgan stuart at tase.co.uk
Thu Jul 19 10:40:52 UTC 2012

On Thursday 19 Jul 2012 22:31:03 ajp at cantabrian.co.nz wrote:
> Far as I can tell and I may have missed it, but there isn't any docs on how
> to do this in 0.25, in fact as far as I can tell the only themes you can use
> are ones that are downloaded. This seems a bit.. how to put this..
> unexpected. I say this because if the only way to change themes is by
> downloading from a server on the Internet what happens if the server is
> down or your Myth box does not have internet access - unusual but I am sure
> it must happen.

Nothing has changed at all. It will still load any themes which only exist 
locally. You can still 'clone' a theme by copying it to a new directory and 
changing the themeinfo.xml.

The only thing different from 0.24 is that you can easily download and install 
new themes from within the frontend.
Stuart Morgan

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