[openstack-dev] [horizon] Problem with FilterAction in a TableTab

Justin Pomeroy jpomero at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Fri Jan 8 16:14:22 UTC 2016

Hi Chad,

I wonder if you would benefit from this patch [1] which moves the server 
filtering methods out of DataTableView and into MultiTableMixin.  There 
is also another patch [2] dependent on this that moves the Images table 
into a tab, which sounds similar to what you're doing.

[1] https://review.openstack.org/217020
[2] https://review.openstack.org/218773

- Justin

On 1/8/16 9:10 AM, Chad Roberts wrote:
> I'm working on streamlining the Sahara UI by reducing the number of 
> panels and organizing them into tabs rather than individual panels.  
> I've come across the following sticking point.  Hopefully, someone can 
> lend a hand.
> I now have a group of tabs in a TabbedTableView (each tab is a 
> TableTab).  Some of these tables have a FilterAction that is of type 
> "server" with a set of field choices.  The filtering worked nicely 
> when they were not in a TabbedTableView (just a regular 
> DataTableview).  However, the filtering no longer works in the 
> TabbedTableView.
> In my TableTab class, I defined the get_<table_name>_data method, but 
> I have no natural way to do the filtering there (unless I hack a fair 
> bit to get the passed-in filters by hacking up a version of 
> "get_server_filter_info"...which I have done).  The problem remaining 
> is that after I filter, the values of the field choice and the filter 
> are not retained (they get reset to <blank>).
> I'm still digging through how the FilterAction bits work in a 
> non-tabbed view, but it seems like something is lacking in the base 
> classes.  Of course, I'd prefer to have someone say, "duh, just do it 
> like this".
> Does this ring a bell for anyone?
> Thanks,
> Chad
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