August 17, 2011

Meshcentral.com - Session API Support

A few days ago I read about a Mozilla Experiment called BrowserID and an associated Browser Session API which would help users log in and out of web sites. I found the information here: http://identity.mozilla.com/ and so, just for fun, I spent a few hours adding support to Meshcentral.com. Now, I did not add BrowseID support, all I did was implement the browser Session API so the browser would know how to login, logout and what identity it's currently logged in as. The API was pretty simple and it works very well. If you run Firefox, you need to add the Browser Sign-in Add-on then when navigating to Meshcentral, the API will kick in.

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