[OpenID] Dumb Question: Why isn't http://xri.net/=bobwyman an OpenID?

Tan, William William.Tan at neustar.biz
Fri Jan 5 06:10:25 UTC 2007

Robert Sayre wrote:
> Anything standards effort that claims "XDI.org-accredited i-brokers 
> that provide OpenID authentication need to expect an HXRI as well as a 
> plain XRI" is broken, because half of that quote is not in a natural 
> language. It does resemble English, so it may be salvageable.

Let me try to rephrase that in OpenID lingo:

XRI-aware OpenID identity providers should accept an XRI with the 
"http://xri.net/" prefix in the "openid.identity" parameter.


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