OAuth and libraries

Posted on 2014-08-18
Last Modified: 2014-08-19
I have been reading about OAuth at this site

and OAuth does not have an independent IdP, but instead redirects baack to the server, and requests the resource owner to enter a uid and pw on the server.  The server then returns a acess toekn back to the client

So there is never actually an independent IdP.

The following is the 'code' page for OAuth, and the context I am using is Java:

My question:  Is the java libraries to be used by the client, or by the server

Question by:Anthony Lucia
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    The samples on that site provide both, server and client.

    >> A Java library and examples were contributed by John Kristian, Praveen Alavilli and Dirk Balfanz

    This has a provider (server) at and its client consumer at

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