Generalized solution to OpenID recycling (was RE: The WordPress User Problem)

2007-06-05 Thread =drummond.reed
David Recordon wrote: snip of explanation of problems with fragment solution to OpenID recycling I don't want to say that I have the answers here, since I don't think I do. I do however see the following possible solutions: 1) The core specification only talks about fragments in relation to

Re: Generalized solution to OpenID recycling (was RE: The WordPress User Problem)

2007-06-05 Thread Martin Atkins
=drummond.reed wrote: As Martin has pointed out, the purpose of the CanonicalID element in XRDS is to support reassignable-to-persistent identifier mapping. Although this is a native function of XRI resolution (because XRI architecture was explicitly designed to address the

Re: Generalized solution to OpenID recycling (was RE: The WordPress User Problem)

2007-06-05 Thread Johnny Bufu
Hi Drummond, On 5-Jun-07, at 9:44 AM, =drummond.reed wrote: I see no reason we can't add the rules for reassignable-URL-to-persistent-URL mapping as well, since it's simply a matter of the RP confirming that the persistent identifier is also authoritative for the XRDS. If we approached