Forum: Ruby on Rails RE: Rails + postgres case insensitive searches.

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Berger, Daniel (Guest)
on 2006-04-24 20:02
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> > I was really hoping to avoid such a thing if at all
> name.downcase]) end
> find( :all, :conditions => [ 'name ~* ?', name ] )
> I'm pretty sure that by using a regex... it'll use the index.
> Robby

And, if not, you can always setup an expression index for
the lower() function on columns where you regularly do that. :)



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