Brace yourselves. SocialAuth posts are coming…
First of all,
the problem I saw around here: Facebook, Twitter, etc. only allow you to define fully qualified website urls which means that you can’t provide a link such as
So, you will need a DNS configuration to show your localhost as a website.
How it is done in various operating systems is shown below:
1. Open a terminal window in your system (in Windows cmd must be run as administrator)
2. Open hosts file with your favorite text editor in terminal.
2.a. In Linux:
sudo vim /etc/hosts
2.b. In Mac:
2.c. In Windows:
3. if you have
line in your file, change this to:
127.0.0.1 localhost localhost.localdomain.com
if you don’t have you can add that line to your file
4. save and close, you are done!
Now, How to this info?
You will provide:
and use this when connecting your local project.