I'm a bit of a Nooby on Rails (is that a new joke?) as well as a Ruby
Nooby and I've been trying all day to get to the bottom of an error. I
promise I have tried everything but I've started going round in circles
and deleting large chunks of code so it's probably time to call in the
I've seen a few similar posts to this, mostly on this forum, but none
seem to be entirely applicable to my case.
I have a formtastic form which gathers some inputs and creates a new
Transaction which then generates a nasty error. it seems to be centred
on the @transaction.save action, this is where my 'puts' debugging
I've done nothing (intentionally) advanced, mainly relying on defaults
and nifty_generators, so I can't see how I've got myself into such a
Any help you can offer would be very much appreciated, please let me
know if I've missed something you need to see. I really am going
[transactions_controller.rb in part]
@transaction = Transaction.new
@transaction = Transaction.new(params[:transaction])
if @transaction.save <<< this is line 36
flash[:notice] = "Successfully created transaction."
render :action => 'new'