[OpenID] Microsoft and OpenID Q&A

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at nic.fr
Fri Feb 23 08:42:10 UTC 2007

On Thu, Feb 22, 2007 at 04:23:28AM +0200,
 Dmitry Shechtman <damnian at gmail.com> wrote 
 a message of 12 lines which said:

> Won't the required changes to OpenID turn it into a heavyweight protocol?

It's also a concern I have: OpenID 1.0 was very simple, easy to use
and to deploy. OpenID 2.0 is already far from that and pressures to
add stuff like i-names only aggravate it. I wonder if the bloating is
related to a deal with Microsoft.

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