Extend AR to handle legacy fieldname casing

Hello all,

I’m hoping one of you has already done this, or just has the
metaprogramming-fu that I don’t.

I want to extend ActiveRecord::Base#method_missing to try matching the
columns with downcase if the case-sensitive match fails.

For instance, fieldname ‘LotsaLuck’ fails if accessed with
NoMethodError: undefined method `lotsaluck’ for #Mymodel:0x58160dc

I think maybe the alternative is a way to switch on downcasing in the
connection_adapter when it gets the columns collection ?

Thanks for any help you may have!

Peter F.

Apple MacBook. Black. It’s the new White!

This forum is not affiliated to the Ruby language, Ruby on Rails framework, nor any Ruby applications discussed here.

| Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Remote Ruby Jobs