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Ram Laxman Yadav

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How ever in practice some time we require to access the controller’s methods in the models.It’s quite easy to do so in rails. Here is an explanation of that:

###Add a before_filter method inside the Application Controller Add a before_filter method inside the application controller and write the following command code inside that function

Thread.current.thread_variable_set('controller', self)

###Access inside the model Now you can access the controller’s method inside the model by using

Thread.current.thread_variable_get('controller').method_name

####Note You have to make your method_name public to avoid it calling from browser as action have to hide it by

hide_action :method_name