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custom field type works in view properties, but not in list view: 3 parent fields filter child list,

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 14, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#
 

My situation:

A) odd thing is that no matter where I put a stop point in my custom field type, it is NEVER hit when the items are displayed in list view.  Event with <Field Name="CAMLRendering">TRUE</Field> which causes the list to error out, but again no stop point to help me know why.

B) the value of the column in question will be different for every user who views the list, I'm querying a secondary list based on the user's loginName, and two of the fields from the list we're in. 

C) the display is customized based on whether any records were returned and the current DateTime, so possible displays would be "", "! 12/1/2010", and "7/7/2011"

D) and the text displayed links over to a form for them to do their assignment. the link url would be a config setting url + "?[one of the fields form the list we're in]"

My questions:

1) Is it possible for fieldtype code to execute while a list view is being rendered?

2) If not, then should I chase down the path of a content query webpart?  Will it be able to filter on the current users login name?

3) If not on 1 or 2, can you think of any other way to do this beyond creating a custom application page? (need to having filtering and sorting on this page)




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