Why doesn't Launchpad accept any OpenID provider?

Created by Gary Poster
FOSS login authentication openid
Last updated by:
Karl Fogel

Launchpad is free and open source. We want our authentication to be free and open too. We haven't gotten around to it yet.

We plan to become a full OpenID consumer, accepting any provider. When that happens, you will be able to get an OpenID account anywhere and use Launchpad.