[wp-hackers] Should OpenID be in WP core?

Martin Sturm msturm10 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 8 08:29:22 GMT 2007

2007/3/8, Matt <speedboxer at gmail.com>:
> Yes, a plugin, but no messing with the simple and easy to use Installer...
> It'll just confuse people (less technical savvy people), so it would be best
> as a plugin like Akismet, it's included, but you choose to activate it or
> not. That's my opinion, at least...

Yes, I think it should be a plugin. I don't think it is a good idea to
force people to use something (which would be the case if WP
implemented it as the one and only authentication option for WP).
Martin Sturm

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