[OpenID] Proposal: SMTP service extension for Yadis discovery

Christopher St John ckstjohn at gmail.com
Thu Feb 8 01:41:02 UTC 2007

On 2/7/07, Dmitry Shechtman <damnian at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Email-based OpenIDs (or let's call them user at realm-based OpenIDs, which
> > just resemble email adresses) could be as simple as a convention to map
> > <user at example.com> to <http://example.com/~user>.
> In fact, that would be quite good a workaround. I believe an SMTP extension
> would be a solution...

What would be the downside to simply mapping the syntax, with no
SMTP extension?

Christopher St. John

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