Allowing sites to renew information

Dick Hardt dick at sxip.com
Fri Sep 29 05:08:00 UTC 2006


On 28-Sep-06, at 5:28 AM, Gervase Markham wrote:

> Dick Hardt wrote:
>> Gerv: did this address your use case?
>
> Yes, I think this provides enough flexibility in terms of having the
> target site get updated data. I just wanted not to have to update  
> every
> site when my details change.
>
> Although I note that OpenID does not provide a full address (or even
> shipping and billing addresses), merely a postcode. In most countries,
> including the UK, a postcode does not normally identify a single  
> house.
> Is this by design?

check out
	http://openid.net/specs/openid-attribute-properties-list-1_0-01.html
>
> One more thought: there is a "preferred username" field. It would be
> nice if this could be a comma-separated list, in order of priority, or
> if sending multiple instances of the field was allowed. Again,  
> apologies
> if the spec allows this and I haven't noticed.

interesting idea to have a list of preferred usernames



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