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Link to Theme v0.9

By Byrne Reese
Posted January 6, 2010, in MT Tags, Templates, Widgets.


This plugin provides the simple functionality of adding the following batch operations to the template listing screen:

  • Link template to theme
  • Unlink template to theme

When a template is linked to a theme, its contents are pulled directly from the theme itself (residing on the filesystem). In this mode, templates do not need to be refreshed. Changes are made in real time. This is a huge time saver for designers.


To install this plugin follow the instructions found here:


This plugin is licensed under the same terms as Perl itself.


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Byrne Reese

Byrne Reese was previously the Product Manager of Movable Type at Six Apart, where he had also held positions as the Manager of Platform Technology and Product Manager for TypePad. Byrne is a huge supporter of the Movable Type user and developer community. He dedicates much of his time to promoting and educating people about Movable Type as well as building the tools and plugins for Movable Type that are showcased on Majordojo. He contributes regularly to open source; and he is an advocate for open protocols and standards like Atom and OpenID.