[OAUTH-WG] A couple of questions re dynamic client registration

Todd W Lainhart <lainhart@us.ibm.com> Fri, 25 October 2013 20:48 UTC

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I'm working off this document for our client registration: 

Section 4 - Client Configuration Endpoint says this:

The client MUST use its registration access token in
   all calls to this endpoint as an OAuth 2.0 Bearer Token [RFC6750].

I'm trying to understand if I should provide a separate administrative 
endpoint for client configurations (i.e. accessible via an entity with 
admin credentials/privileges).  I think this language is telling me "yes". 
 What are the client options for read/update/delete should this access 
token be lost?  I read "none".

Section 4.1 - Section 4.1 says this:

The authorization server MUST provide the client with the fully
   qualified URL in the "registration_client_uri" element of the Client
   Information Response (Section 5.1).

I'm curious as to why this isn't returned in the Location header?

Todd Lainhart
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