Is Control a DataGrid

Todd Geist todd at geistinteractive.com
Thu Dec 22 12:44:56 EST 2011


In this case I am making a Palette that pops up when groups are selected.
 I need to rule out groups that are inappropriate for the palette. The data
grid is one such group.  Since this code may make it into the wild someday
I can't rely on other people naming conventions to make this work.

While I applaud naming conventions for making things easier to read and
understand, I don't use them for logic. I think it introduces unnecessary
fragility, even if it is just for your own code.

Todd

On Thu, Dec 22, 2011 at 9:13 AM, Bob Sneidar <bobs at twft.com> wrote:

> I name all my datagrids starting with "dg", as I name fields with "fld",
> labels with "lbl" buttons with "btn" etc. It's been discussed before, but a
> consistent naming convention comes in real handy at times, and makes
> sorting by kind in a list of objects possible.
>
> Bob
>
>



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