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Login via MyOpenID does not work

When I try to log in using my OpenID the following happens:

  • I click "log in", and get redirected to myopenid.com
  • Enter credentials ... redirect back to Stack Overflow, where the response is:

    Unable to log in with your OpenID provider:
    Error occurred while sending a direct message or getting the response.

  • When I then use the "More OpenID options..." and enter my OpenID manually, everything works and I get logged in.

Can someone else confirm this behaviour? I guess this may happen, because my OpenID contains several dots (something like http://this.is.my.id.myopenid.com)

Is this a bug on the Stack Exchange network? (It's reproducible on all the sites: Meta, Cooking, etc.)

  • The point is not that it is not supported any more (I am here and logged in :) but the issue that I always have to fill in my full openid-url into "more options" menu to successfully log in because the standard procedure does not work for me. – mana Jul 22 '11 at 11:36
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    Oh, sorry. Rollback transaction. – VMAtm Jul 22 '11 at 11:42
  • See meta.stackexchange.com/questions/71584/… I am guessing you have a period in your myopenid account name. – Jeff Atwood Jul 22 '11 at 13:45
  • thank you -- and damn, i searched for that but didn't find any posts on this. Guess I'm an early user then ^__^ – mana Jul 22 '11 at 13:51
  • @Peter incorrect, see 1st comment on q by op – Jeff Atwood Jul 23 '11 at 3:53

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