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From Marshall Roch <>
Subject Re: [RT] custom skin in multiple projects
Date Thu, 11 Dec 2003 20:01:28 GMT
Dave Brondsema wrote:
> With my work on forrestbot and the current discussion of custom skins I
> realized I will want to use one custom skin for many projects.  I don't
> think it's fitting to put it in the Forrest package, nor to put it in all
> the projects' src directories.
> I'd like to be able to have an external location (any specified directory)
> that forrest will look for skins.  Is this a good idea?

I like this idea.  Then the content editors have no way to screw up the 
skin, and vice versa.  Maybe it would even be possible to store content 
and skins as separate CVS modules (I'm not big on CVS administration, 
but maybe this would allow for different access rights?).

Marshall Roch

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