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I'm making a site for which I'd like users to login on another site with the login and password on my site. How is it done? Thx....
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    How is "login with Facebook" done?


    I'm making a site for which I'd like users to login on another site with the login and password on my site. How is it done?


    Thx.

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    docbop likes this.

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    Or do you want to create your own version?
    What do we want?
    Time machines!

    When do we want 'em?
    Doesn't really matter does it!?


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    elija, yes I do. I didn't click that, I have no intention of copying Facebook.

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    There is an open source PHP package to allow you to do OpenID authentication - which is similar to the facebook one in that it hands off the authentication to another agent. If you poke around that on Google for a bit, you'll find out how that's done. I suspect that facebook will want to charge you money to access their authentication API.
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