WordPress Theme with BP 1.1
I’m currently trying to get BP 1.1 / WPMU 2.8.4 working with a standard WordPress Theme for the
root blog and use the BP theme for any BP related activity. Pretty much the way it worked in
1.0 etc. We are set up to use sub-directories and are running in a CentOS environment. I have followed the instructions listed here:
â€œIâ€™ve used a WordPress theme for my blog with the default BuddyPress member themeâ€
I’ve tried the following options:
Integrating the New BP 1.1 Themes with our WP theme following Andy’s instructions.
Unfdortunately the end result will display the BP functions, but it’s a mess.
We then tried a secondary blog and updating our wp-config.php to repoint BP_ROOT_BLOG.
This option functions, but the user accounts seem to be relative to the secondary blog not the
So, we would like to get compatibility mode working ala BP 1.0. I have searched the threads
and docs to get a clear set of insturctions on what needs to be done. But I am getting
I assume I need the /wp-content/bp-themes directory to keep compatiibility mode active.
do I still perform the moves of bp-default and bp-sn-parent? As for the template files
to move to my WP theme are they just: optionsbar.phpâ€, â€œuserbar.phpâ€ and â€œplugin-template.phpâ€
or do need all the subdirectories from bp-sn-parent?
And lastly, should I be upgrading to BP 1.1.1 at this point?
Thanks for your time
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