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Working Around ActiveRecord Callbacks

I just published an article over on my company’s site called Working Around ActiveRecord Callbacks. In it I talk a little bit about the issues with ActiveRecord callbacks and how they don’t scale well once your app grows beyond being a “simple CRUD app”. I got on to explain a useful technique for working around troublesome callbacks when you don’t have the resources to refactor them out into service classes or some other pattern.

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