Forum: Ruby on Rails link_to mapped urls

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[s] (Guest)
on 2006-04-21 01:00
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Hi all,

I want my link_to links direct to my mapped urls, not the long ones with
controllers and actions in them.

What I have:

in view:
<%= link_to "random url", random_url %>

map.random 'random', :controller => 'start', :action => 'random'

link_to results in "http://localhost:3001/start/random"
and I want it to point to "http://localhost:3001/random"

What am I doing wrong?
I looked in named routes docs, link_to docs etc. but either I search in
wrong place or it's magically hidden (I'd bet on the first one but I

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