Forum: Ruby on Rails sub-totals in tables

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44a43e7fef8e933e802a7802b4bd3525?d=identicon&s=25 John Small (johnsmall)
on 2009-05-19 15:57
How can I get sub-totalling in tables?

I have an ActiveResource model which gets it's data from a legacy
Windows app via REST. The records are ordered by date. I need to display
subtotals by week number. It looks like I'll have to code something,
which isn't a problem, but this is such a common pattern someone must
have done something before me.

Any clues?

John Small
3131fcea0a711e5ad89c8d49cc9253b4?d=identicon&s=25 Julian Leviston (Guest)
on 2009-05-19 19:07
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On 19/05/2009, at 11:57 PM, John Small <rails-mailing-list@andreas-
s.net> wrote:

> Any clues?
>
> John Small
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Can't you simply group them then use the sum rails Enumerable method?

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Ced56202e9039027cfc2da2f70457977?d=identicon&s=25 E. Litwin (Guest)
on 2009-05-19 19:12
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Have you looked at the group_by method of Enumerable?

"Collect an enumerable into sets, grouped by the result of a block.
Useful, for example, for grouping records by date."

On May 19, 6:57 am, John Small <rails-mailing-l...@andreas-s.net>
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