[pmwiki-users] group headers not working in login page???

Tegan Dowling tmdowling at gmail.com
Mon Dec 28 11:01:58 CST 2009

On Mon, Dec 28, 2009 at 12:21 AM, dan mcmullen <bang at bangzero.org> wrote:
> Tegan has the idea i am going for here.  so, the styles in AllGroupHeader
> are mostly those which effect the color scheme for the site.  i have some
> custom markup that defines a site color set.  then all the site styles, both
> css and wikistyles, can use meaningful color names instead of hex.  and this
> provides a single point in an easily modified page where a webmaster can
> tweak the site colors.
> the problem seems to be that the login, uploads and history pages do not use
> the normal page layout scheme.  so changing $GroupHeaderFmt does not seem to
> be effective, for css or wikistyles.  i will try Tegan's suggestion of
> putting styles in my skin's SiteHeader page.  but that seems awkward, and i
> think the SiteHeader page is normally processed after the main page content,
> so i'm uncertain if it would work for normal pages.
> thanks for the thoughts everyone.  i'm guessing at this point that these
> 'special' pages just can't be styled in the way i am hoping for.

Then make your own?  Create a custom.tmpl and add a new div before any
of the other page-level divs, and use the wiki! code in it to have it
populated by a new page (that Site.GlobalStyles one again, maybe)?

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