Re: Why is SortParam.getProperty generic?

2012-11-18 Thread Jesse Long
I use sort parameters of type FieldTable where field is a meta data type describing a field in (or reachable through joins from) the table represented by the Table class. My data provider then uses the currently selected Field to create the ORDER BY part of the SQL. Cheers, Jesse On

Re: Why is SortParam.getProperty generic?

2012-11-17 Thread Sven Meier
It's just that some devs wanted to use other things than strings to identify the sort order: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/WICKET-4535 Perhaps Jesse has an example? Sven On 11/17/2012 01:19 PM, Jochen Mader wrote: SortParam.getProperty doesn't return a String butIt might be due

Re: Why is SortParam.getProperty generic?

2012-11-17 Thread Jochen Mader
On Sat, Nov 17, 2012 at 3:42 PM, Sven Meier s...@meiers.net wrote: It's just that some devs wanted to use other things than strings to identify the sort order: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/WICKET-4535 Perhaps Jesse has an example? Sven On 11/17/2012 01:19 PM, Jochen Mader

Re: Why is SortParam.getProperty generic?

2012-11-17 Thread Jochen Mader
I was just about to answer my own question. We migrated a big part of our application to use LambdaJ instead of PropertyModels. With getProperty being generic it's now possible to use it instead of passing around strings. Thanks, Jochen On Sat, Nov 17, 2012 at 4:01 PM, Jochen Mader