Ajay Kapal wrote:
I am implementing a site that given a login/pass will log the user into
a page whose url contains the login name (a la del.icio.us). Anyone
can see this page, but if you are logged in, certain operations become
available (ie, modify your profile).
Is there a good existing framework that could do the heavy lifting for
me? If not, are there any suggestions on which approach to take?
Login is a huge debate topic in the Rails world. There are many options
Salted Hash Login Generator
RBAC login engine
The generator method seems dead and people either roll their own or use
DHH would argue you must roll your own and the second edition of Agile
Web Development with Rails pdf will get you started with salts etc