Get all the power of Drupal for Plone ;)

Project Description



plonetheme.drupal is an installable Plone Theme using, based on the default Sunburst Plone theme.

Strongly inspired by the Drupal theme Bartik (default theme in Drupal 7), this theme may help sell Plone to PHP guys ;)

To be installed before any demonstration to an audience of Drupal followers ;) !

Do you want to learn more about Plone versus Drupal ? Install this theme and visit http://<your-plone-site>/@@plone-versus-drupal



Getting the theme

Add plonetheme.drupal to your plone.recipe.zope2instance buildout section's eggs parameter e.g.:

eggs =

Or, you can add it as a dependency on your own product


Enabling the theme

Install the theme from the Add-ons control panel. That's it!

Quickly test ?

Download plonetheme.drupal and use virtualenv and buildout to test the theme:

    easy_install virtualenv
    cd plonetheme.drupal
    virtualenv .
    source bin/activate
    (plonetheme.drupal) easy_install zc.buildout
!!! check the buildout config file ``test-plone-base.cfg`` before running !!!
(plonetheme.drupal) ln -s test-plone-4.2.x.cfg buildout.cfg
(plonetheme.drupal) python
    (plonetheme.drupal) bin/buildout
    [...] be patient... [...]
    (plonetheme.drupal) ./bin/instance fg

Go to http://localhost:8080, add a new Plone Site and install plonetheme.drupal

Launch tests:

(plonetheme.drupal) ./bin/test -s plonetheme.drupal

Launch code coverage:

(plonetheme.drupal) bin/coverage
(plonetheme.drupal) bin/report
And open with a browser htmlcov/index.html


Source code

Source code is hosted on Github.


1.1 (2012-10-05)

  • Tests with Plone 4.2 and 4.3.
  • Fix urls for images in theme.css to work on debug mode and... production mode !
  • Update tests, add some test buildouts and code coverage.

1.0.1 (2012-06-11)

  • Add a basic test and a dedicated buildout.cfg.

1.0 (2012-06-06)

  • Initial release.


[ ] Internationalized

[X] Unit tests

[ ] End-user documentation

[X] Internal documentation (documentation, interfaces, etc.)

[ ] Existed and maintained for at least 6 months

[X] Installs and uninstalls cleanly

[X] Code structure follows best practice

Current Release
plonetheme.drupal 1.1

Released Oct 05, 2012 — tested with Plone 4.2, Plone 4.1

Bug fixes. Tests with Plone 4.2 and 4.3.
More about this release…

Download file Get plonetheme.drupal for all platforms
If you are using Plone 3.2 or higher, you probably want to install this product with buildout. See our tutorial on installing add-on products with buildout for more information.

All Releases

Version Released Description Compatibility Licenses Status
1.1 Oct 05, 2012 Bug fixes. Tests with Plone 4.2 and 4.3. More about this release…
Plone 4.2
Plone 4.1
GPL final
1.0.1 Jun 11, 2012 Add a basic test and a dedicated buildout.cfg. More about this release…
Plone 4.1
GPL final
1.0 Jun 06, 2012 First release More about this release…
Plone 4.1
GPL final