It seems obvious, but I could not find anything using Google. I DID
find articles like http://m.onkey.org/2010/2/5/signed-and-permanent-cookies-in-rails-3,
however, that doesn't help - I KNOW what it's supposed to be used for,
but I cannot figure out how to SET the secret. I have a file config/
initializers/cookie_verification_secret.rb which sets
Rails.application.config.cookie_secret, which I thought should be
what's asked for? Anyway, tried to set
Rails.application.config.signing_secret in the same file, which didn't
Grep-ing through all of the rails3 sources shows file actionpack/lib/
action_controller/metal/cookies.rb, which says config.cookie_secret IS
1) In that case, is it really necessary to have two names for one and
the same thing?
2) Any idea why I get the app error with this message? I'm in the
process of changing from authlogic to devise, but until a few minutes
ago I at least got the homepage. Not sure how devise could be the
culprit but maybe it is.