Friday, April 11, 2008

C# OpenID library DotNetOpenID 2.0 released

The open source OpenID C# library DotNetOpenID has been released.  This is a really exciting release that adds full support for OpenID 2.0 while preserving full backward compatibility for interoperating with OpenID 1.x.  It is a mature library with lots of helps for diagnostics and debugging, and a balance between simplicity and extensibility.  For a complete list of enhancements from the last release, check out the VersionChanges page.

Here are the highlights of this library and particularly this release:

We've had over 150 beta testers leading to this release and fixed several bugs along the way.  Thanks to all those who helped field test this release!

This is a release that I personally have worked very hard to build and write tests to make sure its as secure as possible.  Please consider supporting past and future development with a donation (any size).

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6 comments:

  1. Anonymous6:01 PM

    Thank you for your hard work I will be using this!

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  2. Hi, dotnetopenid looks cool, where can I go for help? I am trying to follow along the examples in the readme but struggling.
    thanks
    Joel

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  3. You can get help from the dotnetopenid project site, which links to an active Google Group called "dotnetopenid". Your questions should be posted there.

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  4. sorry to ask this but what i DotNetOpenID?

    Thanks!
    Daniel

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  5. Hi Dan,

    You can find out what DotNetOpenId is and does by visiting the web site for it, which is linked to from the body of this blog post.

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  6. I am very glad to hear about this update, I have been using the older version from quite some time. Thanks :)
    Aprilaire - Furnace Filter

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