micschk/silverstripe-filterablearchive

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This module decorates pages with configurable fields to filter them by. Handy for newsitems & blogs, etc.

dev-master 2015-06-25 08:16 UTC

README

This module decorates pages with configurable fields to filter them by. Handy for newsitems & blogs, etc. (Largely adapted & decoupled from micmania1/silverstripe-blogger)

Filter items via dropdowns by date (paginated).

Features

  • Apply decorators to filter pages by date (year, month/year, or day/month/year)
  • Filtering by Tags & Categories & corresponding extensions

Installation

composer require micschk/silverstripe-filterablearchive dev-master

Then add the decorators & criteria (todo) which you want to filter by to config.yml:

---
name: 'filterablearchiveextensions'
---
NewsHolder:
  extensions:
    - 'FilterableArchiveHolderExtension'
  pagination_control_tab: "Root.Subpages" # name of tab for pagination settings, defaults to "Root.Main"
  pagination_insert_before: "Subpages" # optional, set position of tab
  managed_object_class: "NewsItem"
  managed_object_date_field: "Date"
NewsHolder_Controller:
  extensions:
    - 'FilterableArchiveHolder_ControllerExtension'
NewsItem_Controller:
  extensions:
    - 'FilterableArchiveItemExtension'

Recommended

Newsgrid module (manage newsitems from a gridfield), applies this module

Requirements

  • SilverStripe 3.0 or newer