Forum: Ruby on Rails Date-conventions

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Sebastian J. (Guest)
on 2009-03-19 11:11
hey all
i got a (hopefully) simple question..

i want to name a datetype. now i started thinking about, if its

<b>purchased_at</b>

or

<b>purchased_on</b> ?

its only a date and not a datetime...

ty
Sebastian
Harold (Guest)
on 2009-03-19 15:02
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I've always followed:

*_on => some date
*_at => some datetime

I rarely ever use date only fields though. Sure you don't want to
store the purchase date _and_ time? Up to you of course...

On Mar 19, 5:11 am, Sebastian Joecks <rails-mailing-l...@andreas-
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