[Members] Extended Conversation

Boris Mann boris at bryght.com
Wed Jan 24 12:58:03 CST 2007


On 1/24/07, Remko Tronçon <remko at el-tramo.be> wrote:

> Another Wordpress extension to consider might be OpenID login. Norman
> has written a XEP-70 provider for OpenID, so you get both at once. Of
> course, this is just an identity provider, it doesn't say who can post
> comments (spammers can easily set up their own openid provider, and
> post through it).
>
> Speaking of which, I believe drupal has OpenID support (at last in an
> extension). Maybe something for xmpp.net ?

Yep. James is working on the OpenID 2.x version. Ideally, we can have
some Jabber site act as a home server, which will authenticate JIDs
centrally as an attribute. Then, anyone can use that
home.jabber.com/username URL to pass a verified JID attribute between
sites.

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