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Re: FOSS needs a central bug tracker



On Wednesday 22 April 2009 19:12:24 Kevin Kofler wrote:
> Callum Lerwick wrote:
> > Google has it right guys, the standard sucks:
> >
> > http://neosmart.net/blog/2008/google-doesnt-use-openid/
>
> No, Google is just showing that they have enough monopoly power to dictate
> whatever proprietary "standard" they feel like. They're really the next M$.
> They cannot be trusted. They're only "friendly" towards Free Software
> insofar as it gives them a lot of software to parasite for proprietary web
> apps at no cost. Just ask yourself why the Affero GPL is banned on Google
> Code.

Having read the post and all the comments, it would appear they've actually 
implemented OpenID 2.0, and the only thing "non-standard" is that, reflecting 
the "testing" status of their project, they're asking for pre-registration of 
sites that want to use their OpenID provider.

>         Kevin Kofler



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