Last night I spent way too much time getting this whole deal working for an initial deployment. Heroku has always been one of the easiest ways to get Rails applications on a server and running, but working on this new idea with Rails 3.1 and the rails-admin engine was a bit trying. Tools used: Rails 3.1 rc 0.5 Rails-admin Devise GVIM – Editor If you have not used Rails-admin yet I suggest you check it out. The interface is highly intuitive and it creates a well designed admin for any CMS style application. Our application has a need for admins to do work in an area separate from the general signed in user. In other applications I have achieved this[…]