Thursday, November 1, 2012

ADF - Groovy for Total Sum of a Column in a Table

We will be looking in this article as how we can add Total of a column in a table. Very often we require to have total of a column in a table. For example , we might need total sum of Salary column in the table.
We will be leveraging power of Groovy in accomplishing this task.

So lets see how we can do this.

Use Case :- Add a Total Salary Attribute below Salary column in Employees Table.

Model Project

Considering that we have EmployeesView VO object which is based on Employees EO, go to attributes of VO and click add new attribute. Select "Add new Attribute". It will by default be transient. Give this attribute  name as TotalSal.