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Creating the .info file and adding CSS

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    In this chapter, we're going to take a look at getting started
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    creating our own custom theme.
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    If you'll remember from the presentation earlier,
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    the first step in creating a theme for Drupal
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    is defining a .info file for our theme.
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    In order to do that, we need to switch over to our Drupal file structure.
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    Inside of the Drupal sites directory,
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    inside of the all directory, inside of themes,
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    we're going to create a new directory for our theme
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    and inside of that we'll place our .info file

Creating the .info File and Adding CSS


This chapter goes through the minimum steps for registering a theme within Drupal by creating a .info file. It also shows the syntax for a theme to be able to add custom CSS to your site as we start to implement our example design.

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