Requiring Pseudonymous Identifier

SitG Admin sysadmin at
Thu May 14 04:24:31 UTC 2009

>If an RP only needs group membership and no individual identity, 
>then why assert an identifier at all?  Use OAuth or identity-less 
>OpenID.  I think it would seriously cloud OpenID's Identifiers if an 
>AX attribute that may or may not be noticed or included 
>significantly changes what the identifier's significant meaning is.

Good point. Is it possible to do identity-less OpenID without first 
establishing an identity, though?


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