[Vienna-pm] OpenID

Aristotle Pagaltzis pagaltzis at gmx.de
Wed Nov 26 22:31:44 PST 2008

Hi Lars,

* Lars Dɪᴇᴄᴋᴏᴡ 迪拉斯 <daxim at cpan.org> [2008-11-27 00:25]:
> I'm writing to ask you for technical information about the
> PAUSE authentication backend, so that OpenID can be integrated
> into PAUSE, both acting as identity provider and allowing login
> with OpenID.

actually you don’t need any deep integration and consider it
acceptable to ask users for their PAUSE password. In that case
you can send an authenticated HTTP request to PAUSE with the
user’s credentials as part of the login process and see if you
get a 401 response or not.

Aristotle Pagaltzis // <http://plasmasturm.org/>

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