Setting Up a 301 Redirect in Ruby on Rails

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I saw in Google Analytics that I've been getting a lot of hits on, which isn't a valid page. I decided that it'd be best to set up a 301 permanent redirect from /index.php to /.

My guess was that setting up this redirect would involve making a change to routes.rb (I was right) but I wasn't quite sure about the syntax (yep, I'm a rails newbie). I started Googling, thinking that I would come up with the answer in a minute. Well, perhaps my Googling skills are terrible, but it took me significantly longer than a minute to come up with the answer.

Well, here's the solution:

get '/index.php', to: redirect('/')


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