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Facebook for Auth in Ruby

Hey folks, I'm experimenting with Facebook's APIs to get auth working. Any recommendations for the "best" way to do this with ruby? I'm looking at this right now (uses devise and heroku - just like the course) . http://blog.yangtheman.com/2012/02/09/facebook-connect-with-rails-omniauth-devise/

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There is an excellent video at railscasts.com - video #360 - that covers Facebook authentication with Rails.

Use omniauth with omniauth facebook. This makes it easier if you decide to add twitter, google auth etc down the road.

Thanks folks - I got it working, with a few hiccups. I ended up with Omniauth. I documented my approach here (still haven't tried pushing it up to heroku). http://socialgraphpaper.blogspot.ca/2012/12/getting-started-with-rails-and-facebook.html