I am trying to change the layout of home page to
According to my understanding if I change the template file of the "root" block, in page.xml layout file, to the above template file then the layout should change. But it is not happening.
By default, as I can see, the root block has
page/3columns.phtml template file applied in page.xml. But when I used template hints, I have seen that the page is rendering with
So, I searched for
page/2columns-right.phtml in every file and replaced it with
page/2columns-left.phtml. Still the page is rendering the layout of
I made the above changes in
catalog.xml files. (By overriding in my new theme folder).
what I am missing here?