facebook app with multiple subdomains26 Oct 2013
I had a requirement of adding facebook integration with our Rails app.
I am using
omniauth-facebook gem for the authentication part and it
Our app has multiple subdomains for all clients, so i wanted to callback URLs separate for each client.
foo.example.com, callback should be
bar.example.com, callback should be
We can do that in our Facebook app settings, using
App Domains field.
The description of
App Domains is as follows:
Enable auth on domain and subdomain(s) (e.g., “example.com” will enable *.example.com)
To test this locally, i added entries in
/etc/hosts/ for testing
127.0.0.1 foo.myapp.com 127.0.0.1 bar.myapp.com 127.0.0.1 baz.myapp.com
clicking on facebook authenticaton, it redirected me correctly to
In production, we have to replace the App Domain with actual URL of our website.