Module: CouchRest::Validation::ValidatesFormat

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ClassMethods
Defined in:
lib/couchrest/validation/validators/format_validator.rb

Overview

class FormatValidator

Instance Method Summary (collapse)

Instance Method Details

- (Object) validates_format(*fields)



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# File 'lib/couchrest/validation/validators/format_validator.rb', line 115

def validates_format(*fields)
  warn "[DEPRECATION] `validates_format` is deprecated.  Please use `validates_format_of` instead."
  validates_format_of(*fields)
end

- (Object) validates_format_of(*fields)

Validates that the attribute is in the specified format. You may use the :as (or :with, it's an alias) option to specify the pre-defined format that you want to validate against. You may also specify your own format via a Proc or Regexp passed to the the :as or :with options.

Examples:

Usage


class Page

  property :email, String
  property :zip_code, String

  validates_format_of :email, :as => :email_address
  validates_format_of :zip_code, :with => /^\d{5}$/

  # a call to valid? will return false unless:
  # email is formatted like an email address
  # and
  # zip_code is a string of 5 digits


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# File 'lib/couchrest/validation/validators/format_validator.rb', line 110

def validates_format_of(*fields)
  opts = opts_from_validator_args(fields)
  add_validator_to_context(opts, fields, CouchRest::Validation::FormatValidator)
end