[development] Theme renders as tokens in 4.6

Khalid B kb at 2bits.com
Wed Sep 6 01:43:31 UTC 2006

Download and install the phptemplate for 4.6 instead of using xtemplate.

On 9/5/06, Rob Thorne <rob at torenware.com> wrote:
> I'm trying to code a module that sets the theme for a class of users by
> (1) using HTTP BASIC AUTH, and (2) changing the theme according to what
> BASIC AUTH user they log in as; this is used in a two tier login system.
> This is a 4.6 site, and I'm trying to do what og.module did in 4.6
> time:  set the global $custom_theme to the name of the theme I want.
> I'm doing this in my menu handler in the uncached section of the handler.
> The first time someone calls a theming function, init_theme() gets
> called, and init_theme is seeing the right value for $custom_theme.  But
> if I select anything but the current default theme, the page renders in
> a very weird fashion:
>     {head} {styles}
>     {_BLOCK_.header.logo} {_BLOCK_.header.site_name}
>     {secondary_links}
>     {primary_links}
>     {_BLOCK_.header.blocks}
>     {_BLOCK_.header.title}
>     {submitted}
>     {content}
>     {_BLOCK_.footer.message}
> Obviously, something isn't set up right.  I've seen this happen before,
> but not with my own code.  Does anyone know what's going on here?
> Thanks,
> Rob

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