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Week 1

(Upcase ) #1
You will code along with Matt as he builds the application. Do what he does, pause the video if you need to catch up or explore something further. Hop into the chat room to ask questions as you have them, or send emails to learn@thoughtbot.com. We...
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://thoughtbot.com/upcase/videos/week-1

(Saron Yitbarek) #2

At around time 20:03, you said that you use a private method so that the method doesn’t show in a list of actions and “will be handled accordingly.” What does “handled accordingly” mean? Is there something different about how a private method is handled in a controller vs. a plain ruby class?

(Derek Prior) #3

No, I don’t think so. But if you were to use a public method it would technically be exposed as an action in the controller.

(Saron Yitbarek) #4

Ok, cool, that’s what I thought. Thank you!