Structures_DataGrid::fill

Structures_DataGrid::fill() – Fill a rendering container with data

Synopsis

require_once 'Structures/DataGrid.php';

mixed Structures_DataGrid::fill ( object &$container , array $options = array() , string $type = null )

Description

This package is not documented yet.

Parameter

object &$container

A rendering container of any of the supported types (example: an HTML_Table object, a Spreadsheet_Excel_Writer object, etc...)

array $options

Options for the corresponding rendering driver

string $type

Explicit type in case the container type can't be detected

Return value

returns Either true or a PEAR_Error object

Throws

throws no exceptions thrown

Examples

Filling a Pager object

<?php

require_once 'Pager/Pager.php';

// Create a Pager object with your own options
$pager =& Pager::factory($options);

// fill() sets the $pager object up, according to your data and settings
$datagrid->fill($pager);

// Render the paging links
echo $pager->links;

// Or a select field if you like that
echo $pager->getpageselectbox();

?>

Fill a form with sort fields

<?php
require_once 'HTML/QuickForm.php';

// Create an empty form with your settings
$form = new HTML_QuickForm('myForm''POST');

// Customize it, add a header, text field, etc..
$form->addElement('header'null'Search & Sort Form Example');
$form->addElement('text''my_search''Search for:');

// Let the datagrid add sort fields, radio style
$options = array('directionStyle' => 'radio');
$datagrid->fill($form$options'HTMLSortForm');

// You must add a submit button. fill() never does this
$form->addElement('submit'null'Submit');

// Use the native HTML_QuickForm::display() to print your form
$form->display();

?>

Note

This function can not be called statically.

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Last updated: Tue, 02 Jun 2009 — Download Documentation
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