[OAUTH-WG] Client cannot specify the token type it needs

Prabath Siriwardena <prabath@wso2.com> Mon, 21 January 2013 03:28 UTC

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Subject: [OAUTH-WG] Client cannot specify the token type it needs
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Although token type is extensible according to the OAuth core specification
- it is fully governed by the Authorization Server.

There can be a case where a single AS supports multiple token types based
on client request.

But currently we don't have a way the client can specify (or at least
suggest) which token type it needs in the OAuth access token request ?

Is this behavior intentional ? or am I missing something...


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