Denis de Bernardy
denis at semiologic.com
Thu May 19 08:28:09 GMT 2005
One question that is a likely show-stopper is whether users really want to
comment by the same ID from a blog to another.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: wp-hackers-bounces at lists.automattic.com
> [mailto:wp-hackers-bounces at lists.automattic.com] On Behalf Of
> Michael Hampton
> Sent: Thursday, May 19, 2005 7:53 AM
> To: wp-hackers at lists.automattic.com
> Subject: Re: [wp-hackers] OpenID
> On 5/18/05, Owen Winkler <ringmaster at midnightcircus.com> wrote:
> > similar. It doesn't seem too difficult, but I do object to
> adding yet
> > another field to the four-field-and-a-button comment form.
> I think if
> > it got to the point where it was saving users time to log
> in this way,
> > rather than making them jump through hoops for no great reason, it
> > might have some advantage that could be leveraged to replace or
> > augment the existing method.
> My understanding is that OpenID would replace three of those
> four fields. You would, as a blog author visiting other
> blogs, login to your own blog, paste the URI into a blog
> you're reading, paste the blog URI you're visiting back into
> your own blog, and you're authenticated. I am obviously
> simplifying a lot, but this is the general idea.
> wp-hackers mailing list
> wp-hackers at lists.automattic.com
More information about the wp-hackers