All threads / Using date_select only save the month into my DB

Ask A Question

Notifications

You’re not receiving notifications from this thread.

Using date_select only save the month into my DB

Simon P asked in Rails

Hi

I have this code which shows a dropdownlist on the page showing just the month in words, e.g. December.

<%= form.label :movement_month %>
      <%= form.date_select :movement_month, order: [:month] %>

I would like to save just the month into my database but instead it is saving {1=>2018, 3=>1, 2=>6} into the database, obviously when I need to read that vakue I can pick out the month but is there anyway I can make it save just the month?

Thanks

Simon

Join the discussion

Want to stay up-to-date with Ruby on Rails?

Join 33,399+ developers who get early access to new tutorials, screencasts, articles, and more.

    We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.

    logo Created with Sketch.

    Ruby on Rails tutorials, guides, and screencasts for web developers learning Ruby, Rails, Javascript, Turbolinks, Stimulus.js, Vue.js, and more. Icons by Icons8

    © 2020 GoRails, LLC. All rights reserved.