[wp-hackers] WordPress.org and WordPress.com integration
wordpress at tekartist.org
Fri Aug 31 16:45:18 GMT 2007
On Aug 31, 2007, at 12:10, Mark Jaquith wrote:
> On Aug 30, 2007, at 10:44 PM, Stephane Daury wrote:
>> On another note, I agree with you on having wordpress.com (and
>> the .org properties) having OpenID integration.
>> I'd even go as far as saying this should be a default feature in WP.
> Maybe someday. It's a pretty big development "investment," so we'd
> definitely want to be sure OpenID was here to stay. In the
> meantime, there are plugins that do it pretty well!
I wish WP had gotten one of the OpenID bounties: http://
On the long term viability, I think one thing that will affect it is
what comes down from the OpenID v.s SAML debate.
[quote src="cached copy of openid.net mailing list"]
Why Not SAML?
We'd like to use the parts of SAML (from the Liberty Alliance)
that are appropriate, but the spec as a whole isn't an answer.
Part of our OpenID requirements is that there's an AJAX version,
which means the only type of RPC request we can do from the
not everybody chooses to require SSL, which means the SAML
bindings as-is won't work in that case, and we'll have to use our
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