ActiveRecordExtended VS Discard

Compare ActiveRecordExtended vs Discard and see what are their differences.


Adds additional postgres functionality to an ActiveRecord / Rails application (by GeorgeKaraszi)


🃏🗑 Soft deletes for ActiveRecord done right (by jhawthorn)
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ActiveRecordExtended Discard
2 4
1,192 1,815
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7.4 2.1
6 days ago about 2 months ago
Ruby Ruby
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of ActiveRecordExtended. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-06-12.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Discard. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-12.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing ActiveRecordExtended and Discard you can also consider the following projects:

Paranoia - acts_as_paranoid for Rails 5, 6 and 7

PaperTrail - Track changes to your rails models

BabySqueel - :pig: An expressive query DSL for Active Record

ActsAsParanoid - ActiveRecord plugin allowing you to hide and restore records without actually deleting them.

arel-helpers - Useful tools to help construct database queries with ActiveRecord and Arel.

Goldiloader - Just the right amount of Rails eager loading

Ruby JSON Schema Validator - Ruby JSON Schema Validator

Destroyed At - ActiveRecord Mixin for Safe Destroys

activerecord_json_validator - 🔩 ActiveRecord::JSONValidator makes it easy to validate JSON attributes against a JSON schema.

StoreModel - Work with JSON-backed attributes as ActiveRecord-ish models

ValidatesZipcode - Postal code / zipcode validation for Rails, supporting 233 country codes

marginalia - Attach comments to ActiveRecord's SQL queries