Login with Vk.com Open API


(Alejandro Petroff) #1

Vkontakte is widespead social network in Russia as facebook is US. It provides ability to auth with it.

Vkontakte Open API Documentation page:
http://vk.com/pages?oid=-1&p=Open_API


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(Jeff Atwood) #2

We already use OmniAuth, so just pull this into your Discourse install:

OmniAuth uses “strategies” so as long as you have a strategy for your provider, it will work.


(Anton) #3

Please hint us on how to add strategies without touching git-tracked files. Is there a way?

UPD. It looks like it’s explained here:


(d1b) #4

While I’m checking out new plugin interface, I have VKontakte login implemented old fashioned way:


Should I PR it?


(Jeff Atwood) #5

Not sure, that is a question for @sam who is working on extensibility improvements at the moment, and login is the highest of those priorities.


Comrades let's join our efforts on ukrainian and russian translations
Comrades let's join our efforts on ukrainian and russian translations
Comrades let's join our efforts on ukrainian and russian translations
(Nikolay Fominykh) #6

Do you have any manual for non-ruby developers on adding vk.com login?


(Sam Saffron) #7

see this:


(Nikolay Fominykh) #8

Yep, found it :slight_smile: Thanks!