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CF9 - Change sort order for recordset from db (Oracle)

Aug 3, 2012 1:14 PM

Hello, everyone.

 

I'm tasked with a project part of which involves using a form to change the sort order of data retrieved from an Oracle (10g production, 11g development) database.  I've never had to do anything like this, before, so I'm at a bit of a loss as to how to go about it.

 

I've been considering using the jQuery-UI draggable feature, but don't know how to save the data back to the database.

 

WIth or without the jQuery-UI, what do you think is the best way to go about this?

 

Respectfully,

 

^_^

 
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    Aug 3, 2012 3:40 PM   in reply to WolfShade

    do it in your query.

     

    sort by #form.order_by_field#

     
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    Aug 4, 2012 2:50 AM   in reply to WolfShade

    Put a JQuery table sorter on it.  It's pretty straight fwd.  I don't think you want to bounce back to the server to effect some sorting for the UI, if possible: just do it on the UI.

     

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