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Lift Framework example source code file (AjaxMapper.scala)

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The Lift Framework AjaxMapper.scala source code

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 * Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
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package net.liftweb
package mapper

import scala.xml.Node
import net.liftweb.http.SHtml

 * This trait can be added to existing Mapper fields to make them use AjaxUtils.editable
 * for field display.
trait AjaxEditableField[FieldType,OwnerType <: Mapper[OwnerType]] extends MappedField[FieldType,OwnerType] {
  override def asHtml : Node =
    if (editableField) {
        toForm.map { form =>
          SHtml.ajaxEditable(super.asHtml, toForm.open_!, () => {fieldOwner.save; onSave; net.liftweb.http.js.JsCmds.Noop})
        } openOr super.asHtml
    } else {

  /** This method is called when the element's data are saved. The default is to do nothing */
  def onSave {}

  /** This method allows you to do programmatic control of whether the field will display
   *  as editable. The default is true */
  def editableField = true

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