To use REST properly, some changes must be made to your application routing; this is known as RESTful routing. Fortunately, Rails offers an easy way to make these changes within the route file. In this video, you'll explore RESTful routes Ruby on Rails 4 and take a look at the step-by-step process of changing your CRUD action URLs.
…In this movie, we'll go over the changes that…REST requires us to make to our application routing.…In Rails, these are often referred to as RESTful Routes.…REST still lets us use the basic…CRUD actions that we've created in our controller,…but the URLs that we used to access them are going to be a little different.…Rails gives us a convenient short-cut we can use in our Routes file.…If our resources are subjects then we…would say resources and then the symbol subjects.…And then after that I've got some…customizations inside a block from do to end.…
Resources subjects is the key part, the member portion…is because the resources handles seven of our CRUD actions.…But for whatever reason it decided not to include delete in the default.…It's up to you whether you want to include it or not.…Resources is a shortcut that creates all of the standard…routes that map to all of our standard CRUD actions.…Here's the full list.…Notice, that in the third column I have the list…of the CRUD actions that you're probably most familiar with.…
- Why use Ruby on Rails?
- Installing Ruby on Rails on Mac and Windows
- Rendering templates and redirecting requests
- Generating and running database migrations
- Creating, updating, and deleting records
- Understanding association types
- Using layouts, partials, and view helpers
- Incorporating assets using asset pipeline
- Validating form data
- Authenticating users and managing user access
- Architecting RESTful applications
- Debugging and error handing
Skill Level Intermediate
1. What Is Ruby on Rails?
2. Installing Ruby on Rails on a Mac
3. Installing Ruby on Rails on a Windows Machine
4. Getting Started
5. Controllers, Views, and Dynamic Content
6. Databases and Migrations
7. Models, ActiveRecord, and ActiveRelation
9. Controllers and CRUD
10. Layouts, Partials, and View Helpers
13. Data Validation
14. User Authentication
15. Improving the Simple CMS
16. REST and RESTful Routes
17. Debugging and Error Handling
18. Introducing More Advanced Topics
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