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FieldSet functions behaviour


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28 July 2007 at 2:00pm Google Summer of Code Hacker, 11 Posts

I've found that the functions in FieldSet that manage which fields are in the fieldset have a variable behavior: some are recursive (the field can be "buried" in a composite field, e.g removeByName, addFieldToTab) and some others aren't (e.g insertBefore/After). I need these ones to be recursive and i've changed my local code to fit this, but wondered if there is any special reason to avoid recursion here.


18 August 2007 at 12:35am Core Development Team, 84 Posts

Bernat: I've flicked Sam an email for his opinion on this, but as far as I believe, there's no reason that these don't recursively look inside composite field types for more fields.

Sam may be able to shed more light on this.


21 August 2007 at 6:50pm Administrator, 685 Posts

This should be fine...