[OpenID] OpenID libraries and PHP 5.2.1

Scott Kveton scott at janrain.com
Fri Feb 23 20:44:15 UTC 2007

> Sorry if this topic is too narrow, but PHP is quite popular. Today
> Dreamhost upgraded PHP to 5.2.1. And suddenly some OpenID enabled
> Wordpress blogs (using wpopenid plugin) started to display blank pages
> if user wasn't logged in. There is a possibility of incompability
> between JanRain libraries and PHP 5.2.1.
> Can anybody confirm this? Particularly from JanRain?
> And if you're using this plugin, upgrade PHP with care,

I've seen this problem (for me on my blog with wpopenid) if I'm not
including the right OpenID libraries.  Forcing it via .htaccess to the
libraries distributed with wpopenid fixed this.

- Scott

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