close ad
WARNING PC USERS: Do Not Install the DREAMWEAVER CC 2017 Update »
open ad
View Menu

Technical Support Forums

Free, outstanding support from WebAssist and your colleagues

Need help with shipping rule

Thread began 8/18/2011 7:52 am by Base5 Designs | Last modified 8/23/2011 4:40 am by Base5 Designs | 1245 views | 6 replies

Base5 Designs

Hi Jason thanks for your reply

i can easily add the rules as static, but would prefer it to be dynamic if possible


for example if i wrote the following in php:

//quantity is the number of items,
//shipcost is the cost of shipping 1 box stored in a session variable
myshipping = function($quantity, $shipCost){
$boxHolds = 12;

//get number of complete boxes
$completeBoxes = floor($totalQuantity / $boxHolds);

//check too see if there are extra bottles
$extraItems = ($totalQuantity % $boxHolds);

if ($extraItems >0){
$completeBoxes +1;
}
$myshippingAmount = $completeBoxes * $shipCost;
return($myShippingAmount);
}

i could return either complete boxes from the function and have the rule calculate the shipping or return an actual cost for the shipping

would it work and how would i create a shipping rule using this function?

Build websites with a little help from your friends

Your friends over here at WebAssist! These Dreamweaver extensions will assist you in building unlimited, custom websites.

Build websites from already-built web applications

These out-of-the-box solutions provide you proven, tested applications that can be up and running now.  Build a store, a gallery, or a web-based email solution.

Want your website pre-built and hosted?

Close Windowclose

Rate your experience or provide feedback on this page

Account or customer service questions?
Please user our contact form.

Need technical support?
Please visit support to ask a question

Content

rating

Layout

rating

Ease of use

rating

security code refresh image

We do not respond to comments submitted from this page directly, but we do read and analyze any feedback and will use it to help make your experience better in the future.

Close Windowclose

We were unable to retrieve the attached file

Close Windowclose

Attach and remove files

add attachmentAdd attachment
Close Windowclose

Enter the URL you would like to link to in your post

Close Windowclose

This is how you use right click RTF editing

Enable right click RTF editing option allows you to add html markup into your tutorial such as images, bulleted lists, files and more...

-- click to close --

Uploading file...