Upgrade Joomla 1.5 to Joomla 1.6 Template : Joomla 1.6 is really phenomenal as joomla 1.5 , means it inherits all the basics of joomla 1.5 and added the advance functionality .Joomla 1,6 open’s new door to developers to create extension’s and template which are compatible for joomla1.6 .We’ll describe how to convert Joomla1.5 template to Joomla1.6
In both Joomla! 1.5 and 1.6 template parameters are defined in templateDetails.xml.
Whereas in 1.5 parameters are defined as part of the
<params> section, and each parameter is defined as a
<param>, in 1.6 template parameters are contained in the
<config> section and treated as a
<field>nested within the
<fields> tags, as illustrated below.