[typo] /admin in https

Scott Laird scott at sigkill.org
Thu Sep 21 16:23:11 EDT 2006


That's part of the issue, but it'd be nice if *every* link to /admin
(or /accounts) used https while non-authenticated links still use
http.  That's a bit harder to do from Apache.


Scott

On 9/21/06, Linda Derezinski <linda at innovatesolutions.com> wrote:
> Scott,
>
> I believe that the rails team has already done this for you  :)
>
> In the the httpd.conf in your <VirtualHost *:443> record add this
>
> RequestHeader set X_FORWARDED_PROTO "https"
>
> Then all of your url_for() will correctly render https or http depending on
> the RequestHeader parameter
>
> I'm not a sys admin ... Nor do I play on on TV... This is where I learned
> about this little gem.  (Also I should mention that we are running apache 2/
> Mongrel Rails)
>
> http://www.planetrubyonrails.org/show/feed/60
>
> -Linda Derezinski
>
>
>
> On 9/21/06 10:25 AM, "Scott Laird" <scott at sigkill.org> wrote:
>
> > On 9/21/06, Beber <beber at meleeweb.net> wrote:
> >> Trejkaz <trejkaz at trypticon.org>
> >>
> >>> On Wednesday 20 September 2006 21:10, Beber wrote:
> >>>> Hi,
> >>>>
> >>>> Is there a way to make the /admin into https and everything else in http ?
> >>>
> >>> I do this on the Apache side using redirects, but it isn't pretty.
> >>
> >> I tried that and with ProxyPass setting and it only fails. Could you
> >> paste me your redirection ?
> >
> > Sooner or later I'd like to make this a config option--if it's set,
> > then Typo generates all /admin URLs with https://.  That'd probably be
> > easier.  Feel free to submit a patch :-).
> >
> >
> > Scott
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