[thesite] Unified Login

Daniel J. Cody djc at starkmedia.com
Fri Sep 21 14:14:42 CDT 2001

Joshua Olson wrote:

> Can anybody please bring us up to date on what was talked about for this
> topic?
> A couple of key components are necessary for this to work:
> - A unified user database to authenticate against.
> - A way to set cookies for all domains that does not compromise security but
> still let's an authenticated user be recognized by the system regardless of
> the domain they logged in to.

*and* the application language that site happens to use(see my other 
email for more on this)

> Is there a unified database that can be accessed for authentication?  If
> not, the strategy gets a whole lot hairier.



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