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Ruby BitSwitch

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BitSwitch is a class which allows you to store boolean values on different bits in an integer. Think of a really long row of lightswitches. I'll help you out a bit.

Bit Switch

But the general idea in programming is instead of saving multiple boolean values in your database, you can rather store everything in a single integer. Usage could be for security, various settings, etc...

Installing BitSwitch

You can install BitSwitch with RubyGems.

gem install bitswitch or gem 'bitswitch'

Documentation for BitSwitch

Documentation for BitSwitch is available on the wiki.

Contributing to BitSwitch


Other Languages

BitSwitch is also available in PHP


Copyright (c) 2012 Kelly Becker. See LICENSE.txt for further details.