so RoR does not support http BASIC authentication out of the box? is this correct?

Hi,

Just confirming, so RoR does not support http BASIC authentication out
of the box? is this correct?

thanks

Just confirming, so RoR does not support http BASIC authentication out
of the box? is this correct?

No. It does.

http://api.rubyonrails.org/classes/ActionController/HttpAuthentication/Basic/ControllerMethods.html

Google for those method names and you'll find tutorials on how it works.

-philip