With 1.7 it's possible to include recipes for modules. Last week i've uploaded the following theme to the gallery:
This theme is depended on a few html and navigation widgets. The problem with that is that you can't deliver a recipe for your theme so you have to options:
- Create a text and links hardcoded in the layout file and you have to remove them when you are really gonna use the theme. For less technical users this is not very friendly.
- Write a description for which widgets you have to create to make the theme beautiful.
In this case I've chosen option 2 but it would be far better if I had the possibility to generate the widgets (with some default text) when enabling my theme. Maybe we can ask the user to accept en execute the included recipe when enabling the theme.