[development] Form field maxlengths vs. database field sizes
chris at tinpixel.com
Mon Feb 13 15:45:12 UTC 2006
> Ruby on Rails's ActiveRecord does this database->form mapping amazingly well.
> We should take some of their concepts into Drupal, and I therefor encourage
> everyone to do a 20 minute quickstart in RoR development. Just to get the
> feeling of how Drupal /could be/ in this database mapping smartness!
Active Record is a standard OO pattern. Ruby on Rails did not invent this
idea. It's been around for more than a decade.
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