I would like to create a custom field with a dual nature: users should either be able to select from previously entered values or enter a new value (which in turn is then available to pick for subsequent issues).
Is there such a custom field type that supports this?
No, and as far as I can tell, no one has written an add-on to provide such a field.
The closest you can get is very close - a label field. It accepts new input values, but suggests exisiting ones when the user starts typing.
Well, I guess, in that case I will be looking at nFeed (an excellent plug-in) to pull data from a database and think about keeping up a table there with values that we will be using. May actually be better in my case, as it prevents users from creating duplicate entries accidentially.
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