Forum: Ruby on Rails form rendering commands, which one?

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Chris O. (Guest)
on 2007-02-02 07:16
So far I have tallied 3 different ways of creating a form

start_form_tag
form_for
form_tag

Is one of the above the latest and greatest and is the preferred method
or is there a certain use for each of the above?
askegg (Guest)
on 2007-02-02 07:38
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On Feb 2, 4:16 pm, Chris O. <removed_email_address@domain.invalid>
wrote:
> Posted viahttp://www.ruby-forum.com/.
The prefered method is "form_tag", eg:

<% form_tag :action => "create" do %>
  My pretty form!
<% end %>

See http://www.loudthinking.com/arc/000601.html.
Chris O. (Guest)
on 2007-02-03 05:29
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Thanks for the input. From the article it does mention that the
start_form_tag, end_form_tag is deprecated, but no real comparison
between the form_tag and form_for.  I am assuming they are both
acceptable...
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