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How to authenticate a user using open Id after logging in the system

salvin francis
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Eclipse IDE Google Web Toolkit Java
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I am using Spring Security in our application

My requirement intially was to allow a user to login to our application using open id.
I was able to do so referring to online tutorials on using open id in Spring sercurity.


and a class as:

I now have a requirement to allow an existing user to "attach" his open id to our application.
meaning that a user that is logged in, will add his open id into the system so that next time he can login using that open id.

So, given that i know the open id url eg:
How do I prompt user to login to the third party such as google and then return to our app and extract the open id url?

Will roles help me here ?
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