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Find or create by and its usages in Rails 3

Oct 20, 2012 - Daniel Viklund

One method that I frequently use in Rails is the find_or_create_by_* method ( If you can call it one method since it comes in so many variations ). As it implies, this method will try to find a record from one or many attributes and create it if it does not find it. But like so many other functions, it has undergone some changes along the way.