Subdomains in rails are still a bit hairy.
This is a growing collection of helpers and monkey patches to make it better(tm).
My::Application.routes.draw do subdomain /\A(www|)\Z/, default: "www" do root to: "home#show" end subdomain :admin, module: "admin", as: "admin" do root to: "admin/dashboard#show" end end
This will route
http://www.mydomain.com in the
first subdomain scope, and
http://admin.mydomain.com in the second scope.
If you have different number of TLDs (the
.com bit, default is 1) change
config.action_dispatch.tld_length in your
config/environments/*.rb file. For example,
would need to change the
tld_length to 2 (
When on the home show page,
admin_root_path will render a full URL,
http://admin.mydomain.com/, because it knows you'll cross subdomains.
From the admin dashboard,
admin_root_path will be
There will be test helpers added for capybara/selenium/cucumber super-soon.
- Fork it
- Create your feature branch (
git checkout -b my-new-feature)
- Commit your changes (
git commit -am 'Added some feature')
- Push to the branch (
git push origin my-new-feature)
- Create new Pull Request