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From Oscar Pablo <oscar.pa...@opentrends.net>
Subject Re: default-resource-name
Date Mon, 07 Jan 2008 08:11:15 GMT
Thanks Marco and BJ. It seems default-resource-name from view is never
used (even with calculated fields like lower or upper).

On Fri, 2008-01-04 at 11:35 +0100, mrisaliti@libero.it wrote:
> Hi Pablo,
> 
> normally it's not so important to insert the default-resource-name
> into view-entity because OFBiz automatically retrieve the translations
> from the field of the base tables.
> So for example if you have to use the view-entity UomAndType the
> translations coming from the fields of the table Uom and UomType are
> retrieved automatically.
> Otherwise in this case you have previously translate the base tables
> (Uom/UomType) and then the view-entities again.
> So translations on view-entity is necessary only for calculated fields
> and so probably it's very rarely that they will be description.
> 
> An example of use of the UseAndType view-entity translated
> automatically is visible on Product Price(
> AddProductPrice form in ProductForms.xml).
> 
> Marco
> 
> > I know what this attribute is used for in entities. My question is
> > regarding to the attribute in view-entity: what sense makes it there
> if
> > it is not used at view level?
> > 
> > In GenericEntity.java, the comment in the code is the following:
> > 
> > // In case of view entity try to retrieve the field heading from the
> > real entity linked to the view
> > 
> > So, it seems the attribute default-resource-name at view level is
> not
> > used... or is used for another thing.
> > 
> > 
> > On Fri, 2008-01-04 at 00:51 -0800, BJ Freeman wrote:
> > > The GenericEnitity.java has some comments about this.
> > > Also the entities themselves call out the Resources.
> > > like
> > > default-resource-name="CommonEntityLabels"
> > > this is in the framework/common/entitydef/
> > > it refers to the
> > > framwork/common/config/CommonEntityLabels_xx.properties
> > > 
> > > Oscar Pablo sent the following on 1/3/2008 11:17 PM:
> > > > Hi,
> > > > 
> > > > When defining a view, it is possible to define an attribute for
> the
> > > view
> > > > tag named "default-resource-name", which should set the
> associated
> > > > resource bundle for translations. 
> > > > 
> > > > However, I've look through the source code and this value is
> never
> > > used:
> > > > when evaluating a view, OfBiz looks for the
> "default-resource-name"
> > > > connected to the table of the view, instead of the one connected
> to
> > > the
> > > > view.
> > > > 
> > > > What is this view tag attribute (default-resource-name) used for
> > > then? 
> > > > 
> > > > Regards,
> > > > 
> > > > Óscar
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > 
> > > 
> > 
> > 
> 


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