On 20/04/12 12:21, Dmytrii Nagirniak wrote: >>> Hi, >>> >>> A quick question: in the query `Company.where(:status => :active)`, is it OK to use the symbol (:active) as a value in the query? >>> >>> It definitely works with no issues at all. >>> >> I'm not sure I'd consider it a public stable API, but if it works, go wild :). > > So it is not a public API and the symbols were not supposed to be used this way? RIght?