Building notes, projects, and occasional rants

Google Cookie authentication

I found this article interesting, at least for the technical details: The Mysteries of X-GOOGLE-TOKEN and why it matters.

On a related note, if you needed a simple single sign on system to deploy in a controlled environment, that could be used with PHP and Perl sites, and with Apache+mod_(perl|php) or lighttpd+fastcgi.... Probably no such beast.

I'll see if OpenID covers what I need. Yes, it's not a SSO system, but maybe it's a good base to build on.

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