Re: [OAUTH-WG] Confusion on Implicit Grant flow

Bill Burke <bburke@redhat.com> Tue, 10 February 2015 13:35 UTC

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On 2/10/2015 7:06 AM, Brian Campbell wrote:
>
>
> On Mon, Feb 9, 2015 at 3:59 PM, John Bradley <ve7jtb@ve7jtb.com
> <mailto:ve7jtb@ve7jtb.com>> wrote:
>
>     Connect has a response_mode that allows the response to be form
>     encoded rather than fragment.
>     I read RFC 5849 as only allowing code to be query encoded.   The
>     response_mode was intended for the new response types we defined in
>     http://openid.net/specs/oauth-v2-multiple-response-types-1_0.html
>
>
> Actually response_mode is defined in that spec itself in section 2.1
> <http://openid.net/specs/oauth-v2-multiple-response-types-1_0.html#ResponseModes>.
>

Yeah, and it looks like you can use it for anything.  It only defines 
default modes for various response types (code, token, etc.)

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