On Feb 4, 2010, at 2:08 PM, John Mcleod wrote:

> Not to move away from this discussion but what's the difference =
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> "create" and "create!" ?

create() fails silently, returning the unsaved database object with =
errors if it could not be written to the database for some reason.  =
create!() raises an error under the same circumstances.

James Edward Gray II=