[ic] Shipping charge getting "stuck"

Peter peter at pajamian.dhs.org
Mon Aug 13 19:07:27 EDT 2007

On 08/13/2007 10:05 AM, DB wrote:
> <snip>
>>> I'd think it should appear as first line with each shipping mode you
>>> have available. Not sure you if you can mix weight and price with a
>>> shipping mode.
>> Not directly, but you can with the same method that the upsg_or_free 
>> mode uses in the standard demo. Make the criteria of the first mode be
>> weight, and if it is has weight you >>mode it to another mode.
>> -- 
>> Mike Heins
>> Perusion -- Expert Interchange Consulting    http://www.perusion.com/
>> phone +1.765.647.1295  tollfree 800-949-1889 <mike at perusion.com>
> Hi - I looked at the standard demo and tried the following:
> PDFCA	free	weight	0	0	0
> PDFCA	free	weight	1	9999999 e >>canada
> (below this is my normal price-based method named canada)
> I made sure that both methods appear in the country table record for
> Canada and I restarted but only the PDFCA method seems to be ignored...
> the checkout page acts as if those lines did not exist. Can someone
> point out what I'm missing?

Free shipping has to be specified with an option field, ie:

PDFCA	free	weight	0	0	0	{'free' => "Free Shipping!"}

...also the newer multiline format for shipping options is preferable:

PDFCA:	free
	criteria	weight
	min	0
	max	0
	cost	0
	opt	{'free' => "Free Shipping!"}


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