It wasn't a factor in this particular design decision, but the reality is that the vast majority of OAuth libraries out there are not to spec.
Taylor Singletary Developer Advocate, Twitter http://twitter.com/episod On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 12:06 PM, Dossy Shiobara <do...@panoptic.com> wrote: > So, poor OAuth implementations are forcing a poor technical design > decision in Twitter's product? > > Tread carefully ... > > > On 3/11/10 1:38 PM, Taylor Singletary wrote: >> While it's a standard to use multiple values for the same key in this >> way, there are a gigantic amount of OAuth libraries out there that >> don't account for it and will botch the request as a result. > > > -- > Dossy Shiobara | do...@panoptic.com | http://dossy.org/ > Panoptic Computer Network | http://panoptic.com/ > "He realized the fastest way to change is to laugh at your own > folly -- then you can let go and quickly move on." (p. 70) >