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make Dynamic ID available to js.erb

 
santoshkumar savadatti
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I have a sample App.The view is:


To correspond to this, I have increment.js.erb with the following:



Now, when button is clisked, I want to replace the related number and the +1 button with some message like "Incremented".
The problem here is, using static IDs doesn't work for very obvious reason.And the same goes for class.
One very good idea is to generate dynamic IDs, e.g.,
But, how to make this dynamic ID available to the js.erb?
 
Katrina Owen
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The controller knows about the dynamic number, right? Could it assign that to the template?



 
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It doesn't work.
There's a gem available for this purpose called jsvars.
I'll try it.
 
santoshkumar savadatti
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It doesn't work.
There's a gem available for this purpose called jsvars.
I'll try it.


Your suggestion worked fine Katrina.I had made some mistakes.Now i did this:
in the view, i had to say
Then in the controller,
And in the js.erb,

That was all needed.
Thanks.
 
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Glad it helped!
 
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