|IMPORTANT: Upcoming ClientLogin failures for unlinked YouTube accounts||Jeffrey Posnick||3/30/11 10:35 AM|
I wanted to direct everyone's attention to a recent blog post,
The post covers a variety of issues that come up when using
ClientLogin, and makes one important announcement ("Scenario 1" in the
post) that I wanted to reiterate separately so that no one misses it.
Starting towards the end of April, attempts to use ClientLogin
authentication with a YouTube account that is not linked to a Google
Account will start failing. Once this change is in place, linking a
Google Account to an existing YouTube account is the only way to
continue using that YouTube account to authenticate with the YouTube
There is more background on YouTube/Google account linking in this
Please don't let this change catch you or your users off guard!
-Jeff Posnick, YouTube API Team
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|Re: IMPORTANT: Upcoming ClientLogin failures for unlinked YouTube accounts||Jeffrey Posnick||4/18/11 8:09 AM|
The end of April is quickly approaching, so I wanted to send out
another reminder: ClientLogin requests involving YouTube accounts that
are not linked to Google Accounts will soon start failing. Please see
the message below for more details.