Module: Mongoid::Timestamps::Created

Extended by:
ActiveSupport::Concern
Included in:
Mongoid::Timestamps
Defined in:
lib/mongoid/timestamps/created.rb,
lib/mongoid/timestamps/created/short.rb

Overview

This module handles the behaviour for setting up document created at timestamp.

Defined Under Namespace

Modules: Short

Instance Method Summary collapse

Instance Method Details

#set_created_atObject

Update the created_at field on the Document to the current time. This is only called on create.

Examples:

Set the created at time.

person.set_created_at

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# File 'lib/mongoid/timestamps/created.rb', line 21

def set_created_at
  if !created_at
    time = Time.now.utc
    self.updated_at = time if is_a?(Updated) && !updated_at_changed?
    self.created_at = time
  end
end