Re: Unplugged: A Dark and Sleek Child Theme for Buddypress 1.2+
@diesellaws: Are you running WordPress 2.9? The bp-default theme will only be picked up in 2.9+, I’ve just tested and it worked fine for me.
Mostly what I mean by not copying over the stylesheet is that you should just override the bits you need to change (colors in your case)…
So in bp-default’s css you might have:
Instead of copying that entire declaration, all you need to do in your child theme is:
That way you are not duplicating anything, and only overriding and changing what you need.