Re: Re[2]: Identifier portability: the fundamental issue

2006-10-17 Thread Kevin Turner
On Tue, 2006-10-17 at 13:29 +1000, Chris Drake wrote: Now - how comfortable are you with the idea of letting 1.5 billion Chinese people use OpenID Ideally we'd have the input of the SocialBrain Foundation on that. Those are the folks who put together OpenID.cn. Has anyone on this list talked

Re[2]: Identifier portability: the fundamental issue

2006-10-16 Thread Chris Drake
Hi Drummond, DR ... if there is any record at all of any association between these DR two identities, ... double-blind anonymous authentication solves this problem. The RP knows nothing more about you besides: A) you're authenticated, and/or B) you've been here before (eg: have signed up for an

RE: Re[2]: Identifier portability: the fundamental issue

2006-10-16 Thread Drummond Reed
identifier. So OpenID should accommodate both. =Drummond -Original Message- From: Chris Drake [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, October 16, 2006 8:29 PM To: Drummond Reed Cc: 'Martin Atkins'; specs@openid.net Subject: Re[2]: Identifier portability: the fundamental issue Hi Drummond

Re[2]: Identifier portability: the fundamental issue

2006-10-14 Thread Chris Drake
Hi Josh, I do not believe the RP needs to know the IdP-specific identifier ever (worse: I think it should never be allowed to know it, or even be allowed to see it!). JH Why not? PRIVACY. Page back and read trough my posts to this list for the intricate details. JH Where is power being

Re: Re[2]: Identifier portability: the fundamental issue

2006-10-14 Thread Dick Hardt
On 14-Oct-06, at 7:28 AM, Chris Drake wrote: JH Where is power being granted to the RP? It has pretty much none. JH It *does* have responsibility, but only as much as is necessary to JH make the protocol work. If RPs are allowed to build up linked portfolios of everyones identifiers, they