Working with Datatables and other collections

Posted 5 months ago by Aron-Spiess

I need some help with returning more than just the datatables data, I'd like to return results from two other sql queries.

// normal way to call back the datatable
        return DataTables::of($comments_list)
            ->rawColumns(['title'] ,['comment'] ,['created_by'] ,['comment_date'])
            ->make(true);
// normal way to call back sql query collections
return view('dashboard.commentslist', compact('owners','admins'));

I assume I can add the compact('owners','admins')); but when I try to reference these in my blade I get an undefined variable

I'm not looking to use the data with my datatable more so just on the blade where the datatable displays

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