i do not believe we are deprecating the pin workflow, we are adding another option.
> Does that mean the PIN work flow will go away?. The given below approach > may be fine with console based/browserless apps. But i would still prefer > the the PIN based workflow for desktop apps (which can invoke browser for > authentication) as users do not prefer sharing their passwords. > >> we're not making any fundamental changes to oauth - your apps should >> continue to work fine. >> >> the changes that we are making involve implementing >> >> http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-dehora-farrell-oauth-accesstoken-creds-00#section-4. >> this will allow applications to obtain oauth tokens for a user given >> the user's username / password. >> >> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 1:06 AM, Rich <rhyl...@gmail.com> wrote: >> > Also if you're going to make changes to oAuth and the way it works >> > currently... please bear in mind many of us already have production >> > apps using oAuth. >> > >> > Maybe you could move the oAuth to versioning to allow us time to move >> > to newer methods as and when you release them? >> > >> > On Dec 9, 7:46 pm, Duane Roelands <duane.roela...@gmail.com> wrote: >> >> If we're talking about replacing the "PIN Workflow", then this is a >> >> good idea. If we're talking about completely different interfaces for >> >> web and desktop apps, I can't see how that's an improvement. >> >> >> >> Seeing as the Search API is still not in line with the rest of the >> >> API, does this mean that we're going to have three disparate >> >> incompatible interfaces to juggle? >> >> >> >> How is that an improvement? >> > >> >> >> >> -- >> Raffi Krikorian >> Twitter Platform Team >> http://twitter.com/raffi > > -- Raffi Krikorian Twitter Platform Team http://twitter.com/raffi