XForms/Tree Menus

MotivationEdit

You want to have a menu that allows you to navigate a tree hierarchy of editable items.

MethodEdit

Source CodeEdit

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"
    xmlns:ev="http://www.w3.org/2001/xml-events"
    xmlns:xf="http://www.w3.org/2002/xforms">
    <head>
        <title>Hierarchial Tree Menu</title>
        <link href="tree.css" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet"/>
        <xf:model id="modelOI">
            <xf:instance xmlns="" id="instanceData">
                <Data>
                    <currentLot/>
                    <currentItem/>
                    <Lot code="">
                        <Item code=""/>
                        <Item code=""/>
                    </Lot>
                    <Lot code="">
                        <Item code=""/>
                        <Item code=""/>
                        <Item code=""/>
                    </Lot>
                    <Lot code="">
                        <Item code=""/>
                        <Item code=""/>
                    </Lot>
                </Data>
            </xf:instance>
            <xf:bind nodeset="Lot/@code" calculate="position()"/>
            <xf:bind nodeset="Lot/Item/@code" calculate="position()"/>
            <xf:instance xmlns="" id="instanceTemplate">
                <Data>
                    <Lot code="">
                        <Item code=""/>
                    </Lot>
                </Data>
            </xf:instance>
        </xf:model>
    </head>
    <body>
        <div id="divMenu">
            <xf:output ref="/Data/currentLot">
                <xf:label>current Lot : </xf:label>
            </xf:output>
            <xf:output ref="/Data/currentItem">
                <xf:label>current Item : </xf:label>
            </xf:output>
            <ul>
                <xf:repeat nodeset="/Data/Lot" id="repeatLot">
                    <li>
                        <a href="#" id="aLot">
                            <xf:output ref="@code">
                                <xf:label>lot </xf:label>
                            </xf:output>
                        </a>
                        <xf:action ev:event="DOMActivate" ev:observer="aLot">
                            <xf:setvalue ref="/Data/currentLot" value="/Data/Lot[index('repeatLot')]/@code"/>
                            <xf:setvalue ref="/Data/currentItem" value="'?'"/>
                            <xf:toggle case="editCode"/>
                        </xf:action>
                        <ul>
                            <xf:repeat nodeset="Item" id="repeatItem">
                                <li>
                                    <a href="#" id="aItem">
                                        <xf:output ref="@code">
                                            <xf:label>item </xf:label>
                                        </xf:output>
                                        <xf:output ref="."/>
                                    </a>
                                    <xf:action ev:event="DOMActivate" ev:observer="aItem">
                                        <xf:setvalue ref="/Data/currentLot" value="/Data/Lot[index('repeatLot')]/@code"/>
                                        <xf:setvalue ref="/Data/currentItem" value="/Data/Lot[@code=/Data/currentLot]/ Item[position()=index('repeatItem')]/@code"/>
                                        <xf:toggle case="editItem"/>
                                    </xf:action>
                                </li>
                            </xf:repeat>
                        </ul>
                    </li>
                </xf:repeat>
            </ul>
            <xf:trigger>
                <xf:label>Insert Lot at last</xf:label>
                <xf:action ev:event="DOMActivate">
                    <xf:rebuild/>
                    <xf:recalculate/>
                    <xf:refresh/>
                    <xf:insert nodeset="Lot" at="last()" position="after" origin="instance('instanceTemplate')/Lot"/>
                    <xf:setvalue ref="/Data/currentLot" value="count(/Data/Lot)"/>
                    <xf:setvalue ref="/Data/currentItem" value="/Data/ Lot[count(/Data/Lot)-1]/Item[last()]/@code + 1"/>
                    <xf:rebuild/>
                    <xf:recalculate/>
                    <xf:refresh/>
                </xf:action>
            </xf:trigger>
            <xf:trigger>
                <xf:label>Insert Item at selected Lot</xf:label>
                <xf:action ev:event="DOMActivate">
                    <xf:rebuild/>
                    <xf:recalculate/>
                    <xf:refresh/>
                    <xf:insert nodeset="/Data/Lot[index('repeatLot')]/Item" at="index('repeatItem')" position="after" origin="instance('instanceTemplate')/Lot/Item"/>
                    <xf:rebuild/>
                    <xf:recalculate/>
                    <xf:refresh/>
                </xf:action>
            </xf:trigger>
        </div>
        <div class="divEdition">
            <xf:switch>
                <xf:case id="editCode">
                    <xf:group ref="/Data/Lot[@code=/Data/currentLot]">
                        <fieldset>
                            <legend>
                                Lot n°<xf:output value="@code"/>
                            </legend>
                            <xf:input ref="@code">
                                <xf:label>code : </xf:label>
                            </xf:input>
                        </fieldset>
                    </xf:group>
                </xf:case>
                <xf:case id="editItem">
                    <xf:group ref="/Data/Lot[@code=/Data/currentLot]/Item[@code=/Data/currentItem]">
                        <fieldset>
                            <legend>
                                Item n°<xf:output value="@code"/>
                            </legend>
                            <xf:input ref="@code">
                                <xf:label>item : </xf:label>
                            </xf:input>
                        </fieldset>
                    </xf:group>
                </xf:case>
            </xf:switch>
        </div>
    </body>
</html>

CSSEdit

#divMenu {
float: left;
width:220px;
margin: 0 20px 0 10px;
}
 
#divMenu ul {
padding: 0 0 5px 5px;
}
 
#divMenu li{
color:#000000;
}
 
#divMenu li .xf-repeat-item {
}
 
#divMenu .xf-repeat-index {
font-weight: bold;
 
}
 
#divEdition {
float: left;
}

AcknowledgmentsEdit

This example was contributed to the Mozilla XForms Newsgroup by Andy Bailey on Apr 24 2008.


Next Page: Deselect Events | Previous Page: Folding Menus

Home: XForms

Last modified on 21 February 2010, at 01:36