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1 Nested Comment Threads in Rails:

Deleting Comments In Nested Threads

Episode 265 · October 2, 2018

Nested comment threads pose a lot of unique challenges. One of these is deleting comments because you can easily lose the child comments or context. We'll take a look at a couple great ways of handling this.

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How about taking an OO approach i.e. changing the type to DeletedComment, e.g. using STI? This eliminates the code smell of conditionals in a partial.

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