rilindo foster wrote:
> Is there a correct style of putting in SQL statements in Ruby? My SQL
> statements tend to go around 200-400 columns, which looks *very* ugly.

A> use ActiveRecord, or one of the other SQL generators

B> this:

     SELECT FROM users
      WHERE is_premier = 1
        AND charge_at > NOW()

Notice that all SQL keywords are in UPCASE, just for emphasis, and there's a 
vertical gutter in the 6th relative column. The SQL books advocate that gutter, 
I think.

Also, if you have 200-400 column strings, you need to get more DRY. That leads 
back to ActiveRecord...