Don't tell me what params I need, I will tell you!

A helper for Rails that will select only accessible parameters to be passed to a Model.



gem install acessitude

Rails Usage

Now add to models that you want to have Accessitude:

require 'accessitude'
class Message < ActiveRecord::Base

  attr_accessible :title, :body, :desc

Now you can create a new instance in a Controller and simply pass in the entire param hash. Accessitude will only select params that have been set in the model's attr_accessible:


Also you can update an existing instance:


To get a list of accessible_attrs:



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