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Blueprint for Many-to-Many
We need Many-to-Many support for GIS Feature Groups (to be able to select a mixture of Feature Classes &/or individual Features) & for the Person Registry & Organisation Registry
Web2Py doesn't really support Many-to-Many SQL tables.
- even though the t2_membership table is one
It can kind-of do it using Tagging widgets:
These are great for selecting between a relatively small number of options (the second supports the jquery multiselect plugin).
However they aren't scalable (too many elements in large lists).
- Mitigate using Auto-complete?
They also don't have proper referential integrity.
I think the ideal should be something like:
If we can make something generic enough then Massimo will be keen to incorporate it.
My request to Web2Py list:
Other pertinent posts:
- Multiple Lookup table: http://groups.google.com/group/web2py/msg/b69898ec49dcef71