Reply To: Ordering collection of posts

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dovetail # Posted on February 19, 2014 at 5:32 am

This question goes with the one above – I tried using the “by” method to sort some posts by a custom field, and it worked great using this syntax:
foreach ($user->posts()->by(“reservation_fields.reservation_date”) as $reservation) { … }

However, is is possible to use that with a “DESC” order? This didn’t work:
foreach ($user->posts()->by(“reservation_fields.reservation_date DESC”) as $reservation) { … }

** Nevermind this one, I guessed and figured out that this is the proper syntax:

foreach ($user->posts()->by(“reservation_fields.reservation_date”, “DESC”) as $reservation) { … }

Testament to the intuitiveness of this framework!

Next question: How to make it order by a field numerically.

Perhaps this is documented somewhere? I couldn’t find it in the docs.

  • This reply was modified 10 years, 3 months ago by dovetail.

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