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ReorderableList adding different object types that subclass from the type used in the list

Discussion in 'Immediate Mode GUI (IMGUI)' started by fwalkerCirca, Dec 3, 2018.

  1. fwalkerCirca

    fwalkerCirca

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    I am using a ReorderableList. It is a list of a base type. I am intercepting the onAddDropdownCallback so that I select and object type create this type of object which subclasses from the base type used in the list and add it to the ReorderableList. But I don't see a way of doing this since the ReorderableList does not have an Add method. Does anyone have any ideas for me?
     
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  2. SureSight

    SureSight

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    What you are trying to do is good programing practice, but I'm afraid Unity's serialization does not support subclasses.

    I was met with the same disappointment :(