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EloquentController.php - Whitelist Columns

Sorting and searching will only work on columns explicitly defined as whitelist.

->whitelist(['name', 'email'])
Id Name Email Created At Updated At


    public function getWhitelist(Request $request)
        if ($request->ajax()) {
            return Datatables::of(User::query())
                ->whitelist(['name', 'email'])

        return view('datatables.eloquent.whitelist', ['title' => 'Whitelist Columns']);


        processing: true,
        serverSide: true,
        ajax: '',
        columns: [
            {data: 'id', name: 'id'},
            {data: 'name', name: 'name'},
            {data: 'email', name: 'email'},
            {data: 'created_at', name: 'created_at'},
            {data: 'updated_at', name: 'updated_at'}