Updating an existing theme to use the new featuresAdded by IBM | Edited by IBM on January 9, 2013 | Version 4 (Show original)
|Update an existing theme to use modules by making the theme and skins modular. After a theme is modularized, you can upgrade to Dojo 1.6.1 and use the prepackaged modules in the module profile of each theme.
To use the modularization features or the new Dojo and Mashup level with an existing theme, you need to modularize
Modularize a themeParent topic: Theme enablement
Modularizing a theme allows the theme to be customized more easily by separating feature-specific logic and capabilities from the theme code itself.
Modularizing a skin
Verifying your modularization changes
You can verify that your changes have taken effect after you modularized your themes and skins.
Checking Your Level of Dojo and Enabler
After your themes and skins are modularized, you can verify that your changes are in effect. Check that your level of Dojo and Enabler is now at 1.6.1 and 3.0.0.
Using Dojo 1.6.1 once modularized
After your themes and skins modularized, the Dojo 1.6.1 code is available as prepackaged modules which might be included in the module profile of your theme.