[OpenID board] [OpenID] Members Login broken

chris.messina at gmail.com chris.messina at gmail.com
Tue Jan 27 02:23:30 UTC 2009

Given that the voting tool was written in Rails, it's not that easy of
a switch.

On 1/26/09, Eddy Nigg (StartCom Ltd.) <eddy_nigg at startcom.org> wrote:
> On 01/27/2009 04:00 AM, Chris Messina:
>> While there's cause to provide support to members having trouble
>> signing in to the site, I don't think we need to make major
>> modifications to our current approach if it is generally accessible
>> and workable for 90%+ of the membership.
> Weeeell....before that it worked for 98% very well. RPX was added only
> late into voting for the board. I certainly want to access the
> membership account again. Besides that I don't want to store my access
> records with a third party and have cookies splashed all over sites
> which are none of their business really. And at last, with all due
> respect, but RPX is a specific product, not plain down-to-earth OpenID.
> But there are implementations which apparently work very well too. Why
> not use the PHP library if Ruby has bugs?
> Regards
> Signer: 	Eddy Nigg, StartCom Ltd. <http://www.startcom.org>
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