[Openid-specs-ab] LoginId hint

John Bradley ve7jtb at ve7jtb.com
Wed Aug 29 18:12:17 UTC 2012


At the moment we have it as part of the request object.   I think we are coming to the conclusion that it is important enough to make a parameter for authorization endpoint.

John 
On 2012-08-29, at 11:27 AM, George Fletcher <gffletch at aol.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> We've run into a case where it would be nice to be able to pass into the /authorize endpoint a value to pre-fill the loginid field on the authentication UI. We allow for an id_token to be passed as a hint of the desired user, but this only works for an "already authenticated" use case.
> 
> If we consider the Account Chooser case where what is stored is the user's email address, it would be nice to be able to start the identity federation flow passing that email address along to the IdP. 
> 
> Did I just miss support for this in the specs?
> 
> Thanks,
> George
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