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#Simple Authentication with Bcrypt
This tutorial is for adding authentication to a vanilla Ruby on Rails app using Bcrypt and has_secure_password.
The steps below are based on Ryan Bates's approach from Railscast #250 Authentication from Scratch (revised).
You can see the final source code here: repo. I began with a stock rails app using
rails new gif_vault