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
0eb972cd2005JaguarSilver
5a479fce2002VolkswagenMaroon
bba52feb1963RenaultYellow
37ba19611983FiatOrange
399417c71977FiatBlack
b80a824d1987JaguarOrange
c470e0482003MercedesBrown
e5f5b3891975VolkswagenGreen
f5d1031f2007RenaultSilver
fb9c32871976JaguarWhite
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>