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Iterate through $has_many items

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Community Member, 57 Posts

12 February 2012 at 3:54am

Edited: 12/02/2012 3:55am

Just wanted to confirm,

There isn't (currently?) a way to access every item of a 'normal' SS data type (image, text, etc) I've got in a $has_many in my page? Like I would with a <% control %>?

(I have a bunch of images I want to access but don't really feel like I should have to create a new object just to fill it with a single piece of data...)

I've seen this but it is quite old, might not be exactly the same as what I want and maybe something's changed!

Just want to find the simplest solution to what I think must be a simple problem!


Forum Moderator, 5523 Posts

12 February 2012 at 8:29pm

Edited: 29/03/2012 8:30pm

You can use a <% control %> statement (or <% loop %> in SS3.0) to iterate over a has_many. Has_many relationships are ComponentSets.


Community Member, 57 Posts

29 March 2012 at 9:47am

Wheee! Excellent news! Thanks.