[jdev] Jabber Login with OpenID

Tomasz Sterna tomek at xiaoka.com
Fri Jun 12 04:58:50 CDT 2009

Dnia 2009-06-12, pią o godzinie 11:19 +0200, Jonathan Dickinson pisze:
> One of the biggest gripes (and quite honestly the main reason I
> haven't even looked at it from a development POV) is that it is in no
> way platform agnostic. Bernhard is in a good scenario - the XMPP
> client is the browser; so it should be possible some how.

Thats a +.
But there is HTTP communication going behind the scenes too.
So even if the XMPP client is an HTTP browser, the XMPP server need to
be HTTP server to, to get the confirmation from your OpenID server.

Yes, you are absolutely right.
OpenID was designed for WWW and is bound to HTTP domain.

Tomasz Sterna
Instant Messaging & EDI Consultant
Open Source Developer
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