Sort Block Element - #sortblock {}

The sort block element allows you to make a list of Nitrogen elements sortable by the user.


   #sortblock { tag=block1, items=[
     #sortitem { tag=item1, body="Item 1" },
     #sortitem { tag=item2, body="Item 2" },
     #sortitem { tag=item3, body="Item 3" }


  • tag (Erlang term) - The term to pass into the sort_event/2 event.

  • items (list of #sortitem elements) - The #sortitem elements that will be sortable.

  • group (atom or string) - The name of this sortable group.

  • connect_with_groups (list of atoms or strings) - The other groups that can accept items from this group.

  • handle (atom or string) - A CSS class that will be used as the drag handle for #sortitems.

  • placeholder (atom or string) - The class of the placeholder when an item is dragged away

  • force_placeholder_size (boolean) - Force the placeholder to be the same size as the moved sortblock item


sort_event(BlockTag, ListOfItemTags)

Called when the user sorts elements. BlockTag is the tag associated with this sort block. ListOfItemTags is a list of item tags in the new order specified by the user.

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