BabySqueel VS PaperTrail

Compare BabySqueel vs PaperTrail and see what are their differences.


:pig: An expressive query DSL for Active Record (by rzane)


Track changes to your rails models (by paper-trail-gem)
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BabySqueel PaperTrail
0 12
403 6,303
- 0.3%
5.6 7.7
3 months ago 14 days ago
Ruby Ruby
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of BabySqueel. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning BabySqueel yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of PaperTrail. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-06-01.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing BabySqueel and PaperTrail you can also consider the following projects:

Audited - Audited (formerly acts_as_audited) is an ORM extension that logs all changes to your Rails models.

Paranoia - acts_as_paranoid for Rails 5, 6 and 7

Logidze - Database changes log for Rails

mongoid-history - Multi-user non-linear history tracking, auditing, undo, redo for mongoid.

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

ActiveRecord Import - A library for bulk insertion of data into your database using ActiveRecord.

Discard - 🃏🗑 Soft deletes for ActiveRecord done right

Espinita - Audit activerecord models like a boss (and works with rails 4!)

ActiveRecordExtended - Adds additional postgres functionality to an ActiveRecord / Rails application

Destroyed At - ActiveRecord Mixin for Safe Destroys

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