saving the selected item

hello
i made a select list like this
<select name="status">
<option value="1">Married</option>
<option value="2">Single</option>
<option value="3">Divorced</option>
</select>

how can i save the selected item into a field "stat" of the table
"user"?

Ghazaleh Mir wrote:

hello
i made a select list like this
<select name="status">
<option value="1">Married</option>
<option value="2">Single</option>
<option value="3">Divorced</option>
</select>

how can i save the selected item into a field "stat" of the table
"user"?

See the documentation for select at

http://api.rubyonrails.org/classes/ActionView/Helpers/FormOptionsHelper.html

Stephan