Drupal Bootstrap Documentation
The official documentation site for the Drupal Bootstrap base theme
The majority of this site is automatically generated from source files located through out the project's repository. Topics are extracted from Markdown files and the rest is extracted from embedded PHP comments.
Below are some topics to help get you started using the Drupal Bootstrap base theme. They are ordered based on the level one typically progresses while using a base theme like this.
- Preprocess Functions (.vars.php)
- Process Functions (.vars.php)
- Templates (.tpl.php)
- Theme Functions (.func.php)
The term "bootstrap" can be used excessively through out this project's documentation. For clarity, we will always attempt to use this word verbosely in one of the following ways:
- Drupal Bootstrap refers to the Drupal base theme project.
- Bootstrap Framework refers to the external front end framework.
- drupal_bootstrap refers to Drupal's bootstrapping process or phase.
When referring to files inside the Drupal Bootstrap project directory, they
will always start with
./bootstrap and continue to specify the full path to
the file or directory inside it. For example, the file that is responsible for
displaying the text on this page is located at
When referring to files inside a sub-theme, they will always start with
./subtheme/ and continue to specify the full path to the file or directory
inside it. For example, the primary file Drupal uses to determine if a theme
subtheme is the machine name of