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Active Storage and Subdomains

Ted Martin asked in Rails

I have a simple app for photos and wanted to make it a subdomain of a domain I own and use. It would be https://photos.com This seems to break active storage however. Has anyone else ran into a similar issue in the past with active storage and subdomains?

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I'm not real sure on this one, let us know if you find more details. I didn't find much on a quick google search, but I thought that Rails would automatically use the current request's subdomain/domain so you wouldn't have to do anything.

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Well I feel dumb. I didn't have Image Magick - sudo apt install imagemagick - on the server; once that was installed, all was good. Perhaps adding a mention of that in your tutorial on deploying to Ubuntu 18.04. Thank you for all your work on this site; I've learned a ton and $19 a month is a steal for the value you offer. Thanks!

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Ah, that'll get you! Good idea about adding that. It's pretty common, either that or one of the alternatives like libvips that's supposed to be faster.

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