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ComplexTableField on Front End


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Jnauta

28 June 2011 at 6:40am Community Member, 8 Posts

I have created several dataobjects that ia wish users to edit from the front end. I can get the ComplexTableField to display the list of DataObjects associated with the user's account, however I can not get the front end forms to allow adding and editing. Any Thoughts?

Controller

public function libraryDocuments()
{
$fdo = new ComplexTableField(
$this,
'MyDocs',
'LibarayItem',
'',
'CustomCMSFields_forPopup'
);
$fdo->setParentClass(false);

$fields = new FieldSet(array(
new HiddenField('ID', ''),
$fdo,
));

$actions = new FieldSet(array(
new FormAction ('saveLibraryDocs','Save'),
));

//$actions = new FieldSet();

return new Form($this, 'libraryDocuments', $fields, $actions);
}

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zenmonkey

23 July 2011 at 8:30am Community Member, 528 Posts

Off the top of my head, I'd say the Page_Controller doesn't have access to those controllers. I know I've used ComplexTableFields in the front end, but I've always removed those functions. Have you tried specifically setting the permissions?

http://api.silverstripe.org/2.4/forms/fields-relational/ComplexTableField.html#var$permissions

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Jnauta

26 July 2011 at 1:03am Community Member, 8 Posts

I was able to get this working, it was a simple permissions issue on the dataobject. I neeted to implment PermissionsProvider and add the can(?) Access to the dataobject in question.