Continued work on Release 0.2

Trying to login through Persona

Persona is an easy way to login to a websites without a password.  Webmaker uses the persona login system to track the users activity on the website.  Trying to login through the persona system through a Firefox add-on has been more difficult than originally thought.

Using a login button

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I gabbed the login button from the developer website.  However, the login button produces an error when clicked.  The following image shows the error itself.

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I believe following error occurs because the persona login system is not being called by a website but  rather an add-on.  The system requires that a website request a login because it associates the website and the browser identity with the email provided by the user.  So I tried a different method.

Using an iframe

The second method I tried to login with persona is to use an iframe that is pointed to webmaker.org.

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The iframe loads the webmaker website and when the extension is loaded.  However, this method fails as well as the following image shows.

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This error states that relay frame could not be found.

I believe this problem can be solved by using a custom made node.js application that interfaces with the persona login system.

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