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From Brian M Dube <>
Subject Re: using Subversion keyword substitution instead of published date in skin navstrip
Date Sun, 01 Apr 2007 01:50:35 GMT
Brolin Empey wrote:
> Normally I would not like to edit the skin provided by Forrest as I
> have done, for the maintenance reason you cited.  However, the
> document I read on creating a new skin seemed to strongly discourage
> users from creating their own skin unless they could not do what they
> wanted by modifying an existing skin.

In this case, I would take that to be an encouragement to copy a skin to 
your project and modify the copy, rather than start from scratch. It's a 
great way to learn about skins, which could further lead to adventures 
with custom skins from scratch or heavily modified standard skins.


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