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How to add a custom filter in modeladmin?

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Community Member, 93 Posts

22 January 2014 at 5:29am

I have got a class

class Product extends DataObject {
  static $many_many = array('categories'=>'Category');


class Category extends DataObject {
  static $belongs_many_many = array('categories'=>'Category' );
  static $has_one = array('Parent' =>'Category');

I would like to filter products by sub-categories only, If I put

 $searchable_fields = array('Categories.ID' ) 

in the Product class, i will have a dropdown box list all categories (including the Parent ones), which is messy