Monday, February 28, 2011

Re: Extend admin template without copying the whole template

Martin Brochhaus <> writes:

> So I tried the obvious:
> {% extends "admin/base.html" %}
> {% block breadcrumb %}
> [old breadcrumb code]
> [my additional code]
> {% endblock %}
> And of course the obvious error happened: The template tries to extend
> itself.

I think one solution is to create a symlink called base_orig.html in
your project templates directory pointing to the system base.html.
Then change the extends line above to

{% extends "admin/base_orig.html" %}


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