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FieldSet functions behaviour

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Google Summer of Code Hacker, 11 Posts

28 July 2007 at 2:00pm

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.


Core Development Team, 84 Posts

18 August 2007 at 12:35am

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.


Administrator, 685 Posts

21 August 2007 at 6:50pm

This should be fine...