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Some Ruby on Rails interview questions

 1) How flash message work in ruby on rails? Ans. They are stored in your session store. The default since rails 2.0 is the cookie store, but check in config/initializers/session_store.rb to check if you're using something other than the default. According to APIdock : ActionController/Flash, it is stored in a session. Note that if sessions are disabled only will work. When using, your values are not available in the next request. 2) What is the use of Asset-PipeLine in Rails? Ans. Assets(css, scss, js, coffeescript, images etc), its fast executed in rails application because of asset pipeline when we compile it or when its compiled, it will generate a single source code file or a manifest file, so that's why assets are interpret fastly. 3)   Difference between find and find_by? Ans . The find method is usually used to retrieve a row by ID:            Model.find(1)           And it will throw ActiveRecord::RecordNotFound error if record not found. find_by is