Forum: Ruby on Rails Routing and AJAX problem.

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Prateek (Guest)
on 2009-03-10 08:50
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Hello,

I am having a problem in using AJAX in Rails(I am trying for the first
time), and I am pretty sure it is because of routing. This is my code
http://pastie.org/412541

As far I knew the URL's were supposed to be like "/controller/action/
id" but when I do "/controller/action" it throws an error "Could not
find model with ID=action" and that is why my AJAX calls aren't
working. I do not wish to use form_for_remote or link_to_remote as I
need to make these calls from JS.

Could someone please help me out.

Regards,
Prateek
MaD (Guest)
on 2009-03-10 09:00
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you should read up on REST. maybe start here:
http://railscasts.com/episodes/35-custom-rest-actions
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on 2009-03-10 09:09
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On 10 Mar., 07:49, Prateek <removed_email_address@domain.invalid> wrote:
>
> Could someone please help me out.

When you're using RESTful routes (map.resources) you should not
request /projects/create.json but /projects.json. I would simply
change your code into this: http://pastie.org/412548. Two changes have
been made: I've changed "/projects/create.json?
authenticity_token=0000&project[title]=lala" into "/projects.json?
project[title]=lala" and added a line saying
"protect_from_forgery :except => :create" in the ProjectsController.

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Cheers,
David K.
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Prateek (Guest)
on 2009-03-13 13:50
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Thanks a lot. Working now.
@MaD - Thanks for the link
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