Thursday, November 11, 2010
Another four months have gone by and another awesome release of RadControls has arrived!
One of the exciting new features in this release are the so-called 'Expression Descriptors'. Previously, whenever our clients wanted to filter data but needed even more control than our good old FilterDescriptor could provide, they had to subclass it and override some of its methods. Even though that approach works, it is tedious and cumbersome. And, as much as LINQ Expressions rock, having to manually generate expression trees by hand... yuck!
The new FilterDescriptor<T> allows you to directly plug a predicate that determines which items are filtered. You...