Archive for the ‘easyXDM’ Category

How to set up an AD backed OpenID Provider without direct communication

I’ve currently got a project where I need to provide an OpenID Provider (OP) to authenticate users using Active Directory (AD), something that shouldn’t be to much of a hassle. But there is a catch: the OP needs to be outside the firewall in order to talk to the Relying Parties (RP) and is unable […]

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on July 9th, 2010 under easyXDM, programming Tags: , , ,  •  4 Comments

easyXDM 2.0 out, now with a proper website!

See http://easyxdm.net/wp/2010/03/17/easyxdm-2-0-now-even-with-a-new-website for more information!

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on March 19th, 2010 under easyXDM Tags:  •  1 Comment

The upcoming release of easyXDM v2.0

Major improvements has been added to the project and I am proud to soon be able to release version 2.0, a release that features a new and simpler API, and a stack approach that is highly customizable when it comes to adding new features. I would really love to get some feedback on the current state before releasing the new […]

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on March 16th, 2010 under easyXDM Tags: , , , , ,  •  1 Comment

easyXDM v1.8.0 relased

A lot has been going on with easyXDM over the past week, and I am proud to finally be able to release a version where all transport types, even the ones for IE6, deliver the same set of features. From now on all the transports (and all the relying classes) supports Reliability, ‘guaranteed’ delivery of […]

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on February 27th, 2010 under easyXDM Tags: , , , , , ,  •  5 Comments

easyXDM – finally with queuing and fragmenting!

With the newest release, 1.7.4 (see the commits here), we have added two important features, fragmenting for the HashTransport, and queing for both the HashTransport and NameTransport

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on February 22nd, 2010 under easyXDM Tags: , , , , , ,  •  7 Comments

Resizing iframes using easyXDM

One thing that many are using easyXDM (and other cross-domain hacks) for, is to dynamically change the size of embedded iframes based on the contents size, so as to avoid the scrollbars. To make it easier to do this using easyXDM, I have now published an example how how to do this here. It really […]

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on February 19th, 2010 under easyXDM Tags: , , ,  •  6 Comments

easyXDM just became even easier to use!

To accommodate older browsers that does not implement the postMessage interface, easyXDM is able to fall back to using the URI fragment trick, and until now this has meant that the provided hash.html file had to be uploaded to the local domain (the ‘calling’ domain). This seems to be a dealbreaker for many as they […]

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on January 2nd, 2010 under easyXDM, programming Tags: , ,  •  4 Comments

Widget support added to easyXDM!

The newest version of easyXDM (v1.5.3) now includes two new classes, the easyXDM.WidgetManager, and easyXDM.Widget. These make it extremely easy to make mashups based on the subscribe/publish architecture.

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on September 6th, 2009 under easyXDM, programming Tags: , ,  •  2 Comments

easyXDM – extremely easy cross-domain scripting

easyXDM is a javascript library that uses available techniques to provide a means of transporting messages and/or method calls between windows in different domains, in short, by-passing the same-origin policy and letting you call methods across the domain boundry. This is perfect if you plan to provide a client-side API (e.g Facebook Connect) on your […]

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on August 20th, 2009 under easyXDM, programming Tags: , , , , , ,  •  88 Comments

easyXSS

Please see easyXDM for updated info! I’ve just completed the first version of my cross-site scripting library easyXSS. It is available at http://code.google.com/p/easyxss/ under a MIT-license. As it is now it supports simple messaging between windows of different domains, but it also supports proxying method calls and results between them making it well-suited for creating […]

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on June 24th, 2009 under easyXDM, programming, Uncategorized Tags: , , , ,  •  12 Comments