OpenID Proposal: OpenID Messaging
kris at bbridgetech.com
Wed Jun 29 22:40:55 PDT 2005
Thanks for this -- I completely forgot about our link tags :P
So, what if we use link tags, who wants to start developing a
peripheral component to OpenID for messaging with me?
On 2005/06/29, at 5:42 PM, Kurt Raschke wrote:
> I worry about the potential for bloat...OpenID is an identification
> protocol, and I am not sure that it is OpenID's place to be giving
> pointers to other servers. Couldn't you use <link> tags (or an
> appropriate equivalent for non-HTML documents) as pointers to the
> "openid-mail" and "lid-mail" servers? That way OpenID can stick to
> being a superior identification protocol, without the bloat of
> messaging. Keeping the protocol clean, lightweight, and focused makes
> it easier to implement.
> Just my two cents.
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