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DanStephenson

Community Member, 116 Posts

9 April 2009 at 4:20pm

Edited: 09/04/2009 4:24pm

Hi everyone,

I have a client who wants me to be able to replicate this kind of functionality: http://ccaa.bz/directory.php

Can anyone tell me how this can be achieved using SS's built in search tools? I am considering using the DataObjectManager (unless someone has a better suggestion). Does DOM come with these kind of filtering/sorting functions? Anyone have a tutorial or recipe I could follow?

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Nivanka

Community Member, 400 Posts

15 April 2009 at 3:04pm

You can use the features of the DataObject::get() method. http://doc.silverstripe.com/doku.php?id=dataobject

There you can use the SQL parameters we normally use such as WHERE, JOIN, ORDER, etc.