I just finished upgrading a small Rails toy application to Rails 1.1 and
seems that LoginEngine no longer works. I have upgraded the Engines
using an svn checkout of the rel_1.1.0, and while the Engines plugin
to work fine (as does the UserEngine), the LoginEngine simply doesn’t do
much of anything any more.
For instance, if I try to login, I’m simply redirected back to the login
page, even though the username and password is correct. There are no
flashes or anything indicating a bad login. Upon a successful login,
of the user information that would normally be stored in the session
up getting stored. Other forms, such as the forgotten password form, are
I tried messing around with the user_controller.rb, but any changes I
are just ignored. In fact, purposefully inserting syntax errors into the
file or renaming it completely doesn’t even seem to have any effect on
I have no idea why the controller is just being ignored outright. I can
changes to the views and they appear fine, but it’s like the controller
isn’t even there.
Anybody seeing anything remotely similar?
If it helps, I’m using Ruby 1.8.4, Rails 1.1, Apache 1.3.34 and FastCGI
2.4.0. I’m experiencing the problem both with FastCGI enabled and plain
non-Fast-CGI. Engines, UserEngine and LoginEngine are all up-to-date