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Dataobject_manager SortableDataObject::add_sortable_many_many_relation


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NETim

Community Member, 24 Posts

15 April 2013 at 11:10pm

Hi,

Trying to apply drag and drop sort ordering to a site.

We have Products (DataObject) which have a many_many relationship with CategoryPage(Page types).

The relationship works fine, apart from sort ordering. We have used the directive:

SortableDataObject::add_sortable_many_many_relation('CategoryPage','Products');

To try and add drag and drop sort ordering to the categoryPage administration, so the end user can reorder products in a category.

When we add the directive to the _config.php, a dev/build shows that the sort order column has been created, but there are no changes in the admin. It appears that the directive is being ignored.

Any ideas guys?

T

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UncleCheese

Forum Moderator, 4102 Posts

18 April 2013 at 12:45am

Look closely at the argument signature for that function. The first parameter is the class where many_many is defined, and the second is the name of the many_many relation.