Forum: Ruby on Rails redirect_to issue - lost port number

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MikeDucharme (Guest)
on 2009-05-02 14:35
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Hi all,

I found an issue with "redirect_to" by accident and hoped someone
could fill me in on what is happening. If I try to do a redirect to
somewhere that doesn't exist, the port number will be dropped from the
url and I get a "Can't connect to server" error.


redirect_to "beans"


I guess it's defaulting to port 80, but can anyone tell me why?
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