Forum: Ruby on Rails How to identify the browser?

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Filip G. (Guest)
on 2006-03-02 16:00
I need to generate some browser-specific code; can I identify which
browser is being used from within my RoR code?
Peter E. (Guest)
on 2006-03-02 17:32
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Filip G. (Guest)
on 2006-03-02 17:42
Peter E. wrote:
> Check that out:

Thanx but that's from within Javascript. I need to detect the browser
from within Rails. The reason is that IE needs a doctype declaration to
lay out my site properly, but in Firefox some of my javascripts don't
work anymore if I include a doctype. So I'd just like to send the
doctype to IE browsers.
Peter E. (Guest)
on 2006-03-02 18:02
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inside an action controller method:

redirect_to "" if
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