Forum: Ruby on Rails form.radio_button values

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Richard S. (Guest)
on 2009-02-01 04:44
I'm using the radio_button form tag in my project, and I just recently
switched to using i18n. I would like all of my database entries to be in
english so I can parse evertyhing quickly, yet the code below doesn't
quite work:

<%= f.radio_button("part_of_speech", ["#{t 'noun'}",
"Noun"]) %>

Produces part_of_speech" "NounNoun", If the user is using french it
shows up as "NomNoun". I Want the #{t 'noun'} to show to the user, but
only the 'Noun' to be sent to my controller, how can I do this? I would
post into the I18n section, but its much less read, and this is less an
issue with i18n, and more with how to make this work as expected:

f.radio_button("foo", ["show me","send me"]
Thomas r. K. (Guest)
on 2009-02-01 18:09
(Received via mailing list)
Hi Richard,

On Feb 1, 3:44 am, Richard S. <rails-mailing-l...@andreas-
s.net> wrote:
> f.radio_button("foo", ["show me","send me"]
So you want the translated string as a label? The radio button is only
a button, nothing
else. What you need is a label right next to the button:

f.radio_button("part_of_speech", :noun
f.label("part_of_speech", t('noun'))

ciao, tom

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