Version 0.8.2 of SimpleID, a simple, personal OpenID provider written in PHP, has been released.

Upgrading to version 0.8.2 is strongly recommended. To download, go to the download page.

Please note that while the software may work, it may also have gaping security holes and other nasty bugs. Use at your own risk.

What’s new in SimpleID 0.8.2

The version mainly targets bug fixes and minor feature improvements.

  • User interface enhancements, with enhancements to detect missing PHP extensions.

For further details on the enhancements, please see the milestone page for this release.

Installing and Upgrading

If you are upgrading from an earlier version of SimpleID, please read:

for upgrade instructions.

Known Issues

Please note that while the software may work, it may also have gaping security holes and other nasty bugs. Use at your own risk.

A known issue exists when attempting to log into Blogger using SimpleID. A patch is available for www/html/template.xtpl which will fix this issue. This patch will be included in the next release. For further information, please see here.

SimpleID continues to enhance its compliance against the OpenID specification. This means that SimpleID will report more warnings on web sites which does not fully implement the OpenID specification. In particular, expect to see many more return_to discovery failure warnings.

Support SimpleID

If you enjoy using SimpleID, please consider making a donation to support the ongoing development work. To find out more on how to donate, visit the donation page.

Your donation is very much appreciated.