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EF Orderer
using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Linq.Expressions;
using System.Reflection;
namespace DataModeling
{
public class QueryOrderer<TEntity>
where TEntity : class
{
private LambdaExpression defaultSortExpression;
private Dictionary<string, LambdaExpression> orderFieldLookup;
public QueryOrderer()
{
orderFieldLookup = new Dictionary<string, LambdaExpression>();
}
public void AddOrderMapping<TProp>(string fieldName, Expression<Func<TEntity, TProp>> selector)
{
orderFieldLookup[fieldName] = selector;
}
public void SetDefaultSortExpression<TProp>(Expression<Func<TEntity, TProp>> selector)
{
defaultSortExpression = selector;
}
public IQueryable<TEntity> GetOrderedEntries(string field, bool isDescending, IQueryable<TEntity> entries)
{
return orderEntries(entries, field, isDescending);
}
private IQueryable<TEntity> orderEntries(IQueryable<TEntity> entries, string fieldName, bool isDescending)
{
dynamic lambda = getOrderByLambda(entries, fieldName);
if (lambda == null)
{
return entries;
}
if (isDescending)
{
return Queryable.OrderByDescending(entries, lambda);
}
else
{
return Queryable.OrderBy(entries, lambda);
}
}
private dynamic getOrderByLambda(IQueryable<TEntity> entries, string fieldName)
{
if (!String.IsNullOrWhiteSpace(fieldName) && orderFieldLookup.ContainsKey(fieldName))
{
return orderFieldLookup[fieldName];
}
else
{
return defaultSortExpression;
}
}
}
}
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