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GitHub User: philippfrank
Okay: problem was very n00bey :D I accidentally removed the csrf meta token from my layout. That caused the session reset.
Hey guys, great cast. It totally works as long I don't use my authentication filter in the controller. That before_filter just checks if session[:user_id] exists (derived from "Authentication from scratch"). It redirects to an info page in the latter case that no user is signed in.
So I am using best_in_place from a signed in state but what happens is that the changes are not propagated and additionally the session seems to be reset since I am logged out then.
Anyone an idea?