Soft Delete ActiveRecord instances.
class Blog < ActiveRecord::Base acts_as_paranoid end blog = Blog.create! :name => 'foo' # soft delete the instance blog.destroy # query database for results *including* soft deleted objects Blog.with_deleted do Blog.all end # permenantly delete the instance from the database Blog.delete! blog.id
preserves existing ActiveRecord API. No magical new API's to use when you want to soft delete a record
automatically exclude soft deleted records from database queries (by default)
support for querying database for all records (including soft deleted ones)
support for permenantly deleting record from database
Fork the project
Fix the issue
Submit a pull request on github
Patch acceptance criteria
tests must be included
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