Child page Excerpt not working
Hi there. What a wonderful theme. Thank you so much. I have a question about child pages and excerpts. Currently my child pages are displaying in the parent page as desired, but the excerpt function is not working. I am getting only a duplication of the content on the parent page. if I fill out an excerpt on the parent page, that shows for every child now.
Any idea on how to get the correct excerpts to display?
BTW, I had to activate excerpt in the functions.php as it was enabled on Pages. Using WordPress 3.2.1.
Here is an example of the issue:Admin
Try replacing the theme’s
loop-children.phpfile with the updated one here and let me know if that fixes it: http://graphene.googlecode.com/svn-history/r177/trunk/graphene/loop-children.php
Also, instead of directly editing the theme’s
functions.phpfile to enable excerpts for pages, try using a plugin instead, or do it in your child theme’s
functions.phpfile. That’s to ensure you won’t have to do it again everytime you update the theme.
I think I’m having the same issue. On this page, I would like to write something different under the actor’s name, than what is on his page:
I don’t like the string of unformatted websites that shows up now.
I’ve tried creating a functions.php file in my child theme folder to enable excerpts for pages, but whatever I type in there shows up unformatted at the top of my page, even on my dashboard page.Admin
I’ve gotten that far. But the excerpt doesn’t show up on the parent page. I’m wondering if a plugin is messing with it. I have “WP No Category Base” activated. I tried deactivating it, but it messes up all my links.
I’ve played around with all the Excerpts Display Options in the Graphene Theme Options. Right now I just have ticked “Show full content in archive pages”.
I did figure out the “Retain these HTML tags in excerpts”, and that formatted the info from the child page for me. So, everything looks nice now, and I’m happy with that.
Still curious why the Manual Excerpt isn’t showing up though.
Thanks for the awesome theme, Syahir! And for the awesome support!
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