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From: Amelia A Lewis <alewis@tibco.com>
Date: Tue, 1 Dec 2009 11:14:54 -0500
To: "Rokicki, Derek" <Derek.Rokicki@softwareag.com>
Cc: public-soap-jms@w3.org
Message-ID: <20091201111454891001.d0c5b17b@tibco.com>
One modification, if you don't mind:

On Tue, 1 Dec 2009 11:01:23 -0500, Rokicki, Derek wrote:
> Support for Non-Normative Message Exchange Patterns
> The SOAP over Java Message Service 1.0 specification requires
> conformance with the following Message Exchange Patterns (MEP):
> Request-Response MEP and One-way MEP. Other MEPs, such as Robust In-Only
> and In-Optional-Out, are considered to be non-normative and are not
> documented in this specification.
> Individual vendors might offer solutions that implement non-normative
> MEPs. Any such solutions are considered proprietary and would not be
> interoperable with other vendors.

"would not be" is, in my opinion, too strong.  If IBM and TIBCO and 
Software AG all agreed to implement a particular optional MEP 
interoperably, it would be interoperable.  "may not be" seems more 
accurate, to me.

> If one or more vendors wish to introduce new MEPs to the SOAP over Java
> Message Service 1.0 specification, an extension to the specification
> must be developed.

And here I'd recommend that "must" become "should".

Amelia A. Lewis
Senior Architect
TIBCO/Extensibility, Inc.
Received on Tuesday, 1 December 2009 16:15:46 UTC

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