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Header extensibility processing model (Core, substantive)

From: Jonathan Marsh <jmarsh@microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Apr 2005 11:09:58 -0700
Message-ID: <7DA77BF2392448449D094BCEF67569A507280C1E@RED-MSG-30.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: <public-ws-addressing-comments@w3.org>

Section 3.1, last paragraph states:

  'Note that each of the element information items described above
  allows attribute wildcards for future extensibility.'

We allow attribute extensibility but we don't describe a processing
model for it.  Consistent with EPR extensibility we suggest ignoring
extension attributes that you don't understand.

Append the following sentence to this paragraph:

  'Software processing these headers may safely ignore any extension
  attributes it does not recognize.'
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