Radix is a base theme for Drupal. It has Bootstrap, Sass, Gulp, BrowserSync and Font Awesome built-in.

Drupal 8

Radix for Drupal 8 is currently under active development and not ready for production. You can help us test it by downloading the alpha release below.


See http://docs.radixtheme.org.

Quick start

  1. Download and enable radix: drush en radix -y; drush vset theme_default radix
  2. Create a subtheme: drush cc all; drush radix "Subtheme"
  3. Set default theme: drush en subtheme -y; drush vset theme_default subtheme
  4. Install required modules: cd /path/to/subtheme; npm run setup
  5. Update browserSyncProxy in /path/to/subtheme/config.json
  6. Watch: gulp

Distributions using Radix

  • Open Atrium: Open Atrium is an intranet in a box that has group spaces to allow different teams to have their own conversations and collaboration.
  • Open Academy: Open Academy is a Drupal distribution that brings the best in web publishing for higher education on a customizable Drupal platform.
  • Open Berkeley: Open Berkeley is a turnkey web platform solution for UC Berkeley campus websites.
  • Open Restaurant: The Open Restaurant distribution has everything you need to kickstart your restaurant website. It comes with a menu management system, a reservation system, a customizable blog and events management.


  • Components and plugins from Bootstrap
  • Responsive Panels with Radix Layouts
  • Sass, Gulp, BrowserSync and Font Awesome built-in
  • Drush intergration: drush radix "My Subtheme"
  • Works with Bootswatch themes: drush radix "My Subtheme" --bootswatch=cerulean"


  • Radix requires jQuery 1.7. You can update jQuery using the jQuery Update module.

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