[Python-Dev] Offtopic: OpenID Providers

Donald Stufft donald at stufft.io
Thu Sep 5 20:16:29 CEST 2013

On Sep 5, 2013, at 2:12 PM, Oleg Broytman <phd at phdru.name> wrote:

> On Thu, Sep 05, 2013 at 07:31:59PM +0200, Jesus Cea <jcea at jcea.es> wrote:
>> I just received an email from my OpenID provider, "myOpenID", saying
>> that they drop OpenID service next February. I wonder what other
>> OpenID providers are used by other python-dev fellows.
>> What are you using?. bugs.python.org admins could share some data?
>> I agree than OpenID is (quite) dead, but I rather prefer OpenID to use
>> user/pass. I have big hopes for Mozilla Persona, looking forward
>> Python infrastructure support :).
>> PS: I use "http://www.jcea.es/" as my OpenID identity, and I delegate
>> the actual service to "myOpenID". I can switch delegation trivially.
>   I used to use myOpenID and became my own provider using poit[1].
> These days I seldom use OpenID -- there are too few sites that allow
> full-featured login with OpenID. The future lies in OAuth 2.0.

The Auth in OAuth stands for Authorization not Authentication.

> 1. http://yangman.ca/poit/
> Oleg.
> -- 
>     Oleg Broytman            http://phdru.name/            phd at phdru.name
>           Programmers don't die, they just GOSUB without RETURN.
> _______________________________________________
> Python-Dev mailing list
> Python-Dev at python.org
> https://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/python-dev
> Unsubscribe: https://mail.python.org/mailman/options/python-dev/donald%40stufft.io

Donald Stufft
PGP: 0x6E3CBCE93372DCFA // 7C6B 7C5D 5E2B 6356 A926 F04F 6E3C BCE9 3372 DCFA

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 801 bytes
Desc: Message signed with OpenPGP using GPGMail
URL: <http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-dev/attachments/20130905/0f57ca25/attachment.sig>

More information about the Python-Dev mailing list