Hi Raffi,

I've sent an eMail to a...@twitter.com requesting permission to use
xAuth in my S60 Twitter Client Gravity. Just curious if there's any
ETA for granting access to xAuth and/or providing documentation.

Many thanks in advance,
Ole

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Jan Ole Suhr
s...@mobileways.de
On Twitter: http://twitter.com/janole


On 12 Feb., 16:16, Raffi Krikorian <ra...@twitter.com> wrote:
> what i would do (with that caveat that i'm speaking as myself and not
> necessarily as a twitter employee ;P):
>
> make a proxy that uses xauth - you could still ask for a username/password,
> use xauth to do the exchange with twitter, and then proxy the basic auth to
> oauth.   the caveat is that i stated that xauth will not be allowed for "web
> applications", but i can think of a few creative ways around that.
>
> alternatively, assuming that your proxy can still see twitter.com (it is
> positioned somewhere where the DNS isn't poisoned), then there is nothing
> preventing that proxy from doing the oauth web workflow on behalf of the
> user.  definitely not kosher, and may not scale...
>
>
>
> On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 3:40 AM, yegle <cnye...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I read the WRAP draft. I have to say that it's much simpler than OAuth
> > 1.0a.
> > It doesn't need too much modification to twitter client to support API
> > proxy, if xauth is widely available.
>
> > Thank you all for your replies and concerns :-)
>
> > On Feb 12, 7:04 pm, yegle <cnye...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Oh yes I forgot that HTTP proxy resolves the domain name at server
> > > side :-)
>
> > > On Feb 12, 6:18 pm, Harshad RJ <harshad...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > > > On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 12:17 PM, yegle <cnye...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > > Nope, it doesn't work :-(
> > > > > All DNS queries to twitter.com inside China is poisoned and all
> > > > > twitter's available IP is blocked.
>
> > > > Oh btw, I meant HTTPS proxies that sit outside the firewall.
>
> > > > I assume that DNS queries for twitter.com would be run by the proxy
> > server
> > > > and not the client. (Tried to RTFM but still not very familiar with the
> > > > protocol)
>
> > > > --
> > > > Harshad RJhttp://hrj.wikidot.com
>
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> Raffi Krikorian
> Twitter Platform Teamhttp://twitter.com/raffi

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