Forum: Ruby on Rails validates_presence_of

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Shuaib Z. (Guest)
on 2009-03-17 23:10
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Hi all

I want to check the presence of either one of two fields for instance,
phone number or mobile number, if either one presents, allow the
submission of the form

validates_presence_of :phone, OR :mobile

any idea how to do it
Andrew T. (Guest)
on 2009-03-18 13:21
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On Tue, Mar 17, 2009 at 11:09 PM, Shuaib85 
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wrote:
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def validate
  errors.add(:phone, "can't be blank") if phone.blank? && mobile.blank?
  errors.add(:mobile, "can't be blank") if phone.blank? && mobile.blank?
end

or some variation of the above

Andrew T.
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Shuaib Z. (Guest)
on 2009-03-18 22:34
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Hi

Thank you, that worked

On Mar 18, 1:20 pm, Andrew T. <removed_email_address@domain.invalid>
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