As you may know, Magento Design Fall-Back is used to render themes from the Magento basic templates and the most important part of this article will make you focus on the fall-back hierarchy. Let’s me show you more details as below:
The fall-back hierarchy is described from Custom_theme -> default_theme -> base -> error.
Please take a look at the following diagram:
In a nutshell, Design Fall-Back process includes 4 steps:
- Search the request file in the folder:
- If not finding it, please search in the folder:
- In case you are still unable to look for the request file, continue searching in the folder:
- The error notification will be displayed if the file cannot be found.
Our series of posts about Template Structure ends here. Hope you find it helpful. 😉