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omniauth and devise

I am looking for a good CLEAR way to add Facebook AND twitter to a Rails 4 application using Devise! Is there any good documentation out there that walks you through the process?

1 Answer

For Rails 4 and Devise:

It's tricky for me as I'm a noob. It's a two part solution for the controller page.
Documentation is on Devise itself... but I'll be the first to say they could break it down easier for newbies like me. Of course they also say "Devise may not be the best for newbies" on their page too.

Works for me, FYI, I use a :profile_name here and you may not

class ApplicationController < ActionController::Base
    # Prevent CSRF attacks by raising an exception.
  # For APIs, you may want to use :null_session instead.
  protect_from_forgery with: :exception

  before_filter :configure_permitted_parameters, if: :devise_controller?


  def configure_permitted_parameters
    devise_parameter_sanitizer.for(:sign_up) { |u| u.permit( :first_name, :last_name, :profile_name, :password_confirmation, :password, :email ) }
    devise_parameter_sanitizer.for(:sign_in) { |u| u.permit( :profile_name, :password, :email ) }