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The Chicago Design System as a Bootstrap 4 theme
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Welcome to the Chicago Design System as a Bootstrap 4 theme, with associated media for creating Internet applications.

This repository is a simple Jekyll website hosted on Github Pages here, with a reference user interface implementation of different primitive elements. This will grow over time.

In this repository Bootstrap is included as a GitHub submodule, so a specific Bootstrap 4 version may be compiled into our CSS master file. For this work I chose v4.3.1.

Thanks & Inspiration

Thanks to Freddy Heppell's article for suggesting use of Git Submodules. It keeps my hands clean of copying and pasting files all over the internet like a robot.

Thanks to Alexander Rechsteiner of Hacker Themes for the inspiration for the primitives list on one screen, and a solid set of reference media.

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