DataTable - Lazy

DataTable has built-in support to deal with huge datasets. In order to enable lazy loading, a LazyDataModel needs to be implemented to query the datasource when pagination, sorting, filtering or live scrolling happens. This example uses an in-memory list to mimic a real datasource like a database.

In a real application, loading should be executed with the query built using the information passed to the load method.

IdYearBrandColor
1647b42a2008VolvoBrown
9cde2dee1983HondaSilver
a8887a231963FiatYellow
fc7c320d1995VolvoOrange
b26b06972003FiatBlack
73227f551985HondaBlack
e0d19faa2001MercedesBlue
6fb3cf871961RenaultOrange
45ed41aa2005FiatMaroon
94be68742001HondaMaroon
Car Detail
<h:form id="form">
    <p:dataTable var="car" value="#{dtLazyView.lazyModel}" paginator="true" rows="10"
                 paginatorTemplate="{RowsPerPageDropdown} {FirstPageLink} {PreviousPageLink} {CurrentPageReport} {NextPageLink} {LastPageLink}"
                 rowsPerPageTemplate="5,10,15" selectionMode="single" selection="#{dtLazyView.selectedCar}" id="carTable" lazy="true">
        <p:ajax event="rowSelect" listener="#{dtLazyView.onRowSelect}" update=":form:carDetail" oncomplete="PF('carDialog').show()" />
        <p:column headerText="Id" sortBy="#{car.id}" filterBy="#{car.id}">
            <h:outputText value="#{car.id}" />
        </p:column>
        <p:column headerText="Year" sortBy="#{car.year}" filterBy="#{car.year}">
            <h:outputText value="#{car.year}" />
        </p:column>
        <p:column headerText="Brand" sortBy="#{car.brand}" filterBy="#{car.brand}">
            <h:outputText value="#{car.brand}" />
        </p:column>
        <p:column headerText="Color" sortBy="#{car.color}" filterBy="#{car.color}">
            <h:outputText value="#{car.color}" />
        </p:column>
    </p:dataTable>

    <p:dialog header="Car Detail" widgetVar="carDialog" modal="true" showEffect="fade" hideEffect="fade" resizable="false">
        <p:outputPanel id="carDetail" style="text-align:center;">
            <p:panelGrid  columns="2" rendered="#{not empty dtLazyView.selectedCar}" columnClasses="label,value">
                <f:facet name="header">
                    <p:graphicImage name="demo/images/car/#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.brand}-big.gif"/>
                </f:facet>

                <h:outputText value="Id:" />
                <h:outputText value="#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.id}" />

                <h:outputText value="Year" />
                <h:outputText value="#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.year}" />

                <h:outputText value="Color:" />
                <h:outputText value="#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.color}" style="color:#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.color}"/>

                <h:outputText value="Price:" />
                <h:outputText value="#{dtLazyView.selectedCar.price}">
                    <f:convertNumber type="currency" currencySymbol="$" />
                </h:outputText>
            </p:panelGrid>
        </p:outputPanel>
    </p:dialog>
</h:form>