Converting strings to other objects

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ord()

'a'.ord == 'a’ for Ruby 1.9 forward compatibility.

# File activesupport/lib/active_support/core_ext/string/conversions.rb, line 9
def ord
  self[0]
end
to_date()
# File activesupport/lib/active_support/core_ext/string/conversions.rb, line 18
def to_date
  ::Date.new(*::Date._parse(self, false).values_at(:year, :mon, :mday))
end
to_datetime()
# File activesupport/lib/active_support/core_ext/string/conversions.rb, line 22
def to_datetime
  ::DateTime.civil(*::Date._parse(self, false).values_at(:year, :mon, :mday, :hour, :min, :sec).map { |arg| arg || 0 })
end
to_time(form = :utc)

Form can be either :utc (default) or :local.

# File activesupport/lib/active_support/core_ext/string/conversions.rb, line 14
def to_time(form = :utc)
  ::Time.send("#{form}_time", *::Date._parse(self, false).values_at(:year, :mon, :mday, :hour, :min, :sec).map { |arg| arg || 0 })
end