Use named_scope to add elegant finders to your models

I used to be a fan of the has_finder gem written by Nick Kallen. Now with Rails 2.1, this functionnality is built-in so you don’t need to install the gem. The named_scope method allows you to add finders to any model. A code snippet is worth 10000 words :

Doing this you can chain [...]

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Rubyize this : 5th edition

It’s been a while since the last edition of Rubyize this. I have waited all this time because I like when people become impatient. I have received 254 939 emails from desperate people asking me : “When will you post your 5th edition?”, “Is it hard to be that excellent?”, “You rock Frank. Warm kisses… [...]

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