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RE: NEW ISSUE: Marking RefProps/RefParams using attributes

From: David Orchard <dorchard@bea.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Dec 2004 12:59:58 -0800
Message-ID: <32D5845A745BFB429CBDBADA57CD41AF0C147B39@ussjex01.amer.bea.com>
To: "Srinivas, Davanum M" <Davanum.Srinivas@ca.com>, <public-ws-addressing@w3.org>

Isn't this a new solution, not a new issue?  Seems like it ought to be a
proposed solution to an existing issue.  

Dave

> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-ws-addressing-request@w3.org
[mailto:public-ws-addressing-
> request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Srinivas, Davanum M
> Sent: Tuesday, November 30, 2004 10:03 AM
> To: Srinivas, Davanum M; public-ws-addressing@w3.org
> Subject: RE: NEW ISSUE: Marking RefProps/RefParams using attributes
> 
> 
> Oops typo in sample....here's the correct one. This completes my
action
> item from yesterday.
> 
> Thanks,
> dims
> 
> Complete Sample:
> <SOAP-ENV:Envelope>
>      <SOAP-ENV:Header>
>          <wsa:RefPs soap:mustUnderstand="true"/>
>          <wsa:MessageID>msgid:1234567902282223</wsa:MessageID>
>          <wsa:To>http://www.example.com/services/someService</wsa:To>
>          <wsa:Action>http://www.example.com/someAction</wsa:Action>
>
<wsa:From>http://www.example.com/clients/someClient</wsa:From>
> 
>          ...
>          <tns:resourceID
> wsa:type="property">DataChunk42</tns:resourceID>
>          <tns:expires wsa:type="parameter">32000</tns:expires>
>      </SOAP-ENV:Header>
>      <SOAP-ENV:Body>
>         ...
>      </SOAP-ENV:Body>
> </SOAP-ENV:Envelope>
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-ws-addressing-request@w3.org
> [mailto:public-ws-addressing-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Srinivas,
> Davanum M
> Sent: Tuesday, November 30, 2004 1:01 PM
> To: public-ws-addressing@w3.org
> Subject: NEW ISSUE: Marking RefProps/RefParams using attributes
> 
> 
> Title: Marking RefProps/RefParams using attributes
> 
> Description: As mentioned in several threads, currently there is no
way
> to distinguish between regular soap headers and RefProps and RefParams
> just by looking at the soap message on the wire. One could use xml
> attributes to add extra information on soap headers which have been
> added ONLY because they were part of the original EPR. This is
basically
> to be in tune with the "Self-description" mantra.
> 
> Justification: Different types of intermediaries can use this
> information for various purposes (say caching, monitoring,
> logging/auditing). For example a transparent (does not generate EPR's
> and is not an endpoint for soap messages) intermediary will be able to
> track all Refp's flowing in the system without a user having to input
> all QName's being used in the system or use some other out of band
> mechanism. Another benefit is that one can even use the same QName in
> both RefParams and RefProps IF we are able to mark them in some
fashion
> and we will be able to apply different policies based on whether a
QName
> is being used as a RefParam or present in RefProps. We also need a way
> to ensure that attribute is understood by all nodes (and more
> importantly fail when the soap nodes does not know how to handle
> RefParams/RefProps attribute stuff)
> 
> Target: Core
> 
> Proposal:
> - SOAP Headers that are added because they were part of an EPR's
> ReferenceProperties are marked by adding the following attribute:
> wsa:type="property"
> - SOAP Headers that are added because they were part of an EPR's
> ReferenceParameters are marked by adding the following attribute:
> wsa:type="parameter"
> - If there's at least one soap header marked with the wsa:type
> attribute, then add a new header to ensure that the attribute is not
> ignored silently:
> <wsa:RefPs soap:mustUnderstand="true"/>
> 
> Complete Sample:
> <SOAP-ENV:Envelope>
>      <SOAP-ENV:Header>
>          <wsa:ReferenceParameters soap:mustUnderstand="true"/>
>          <wsa:ReferenceProperties soap:mustUnderstand="true"/>
>          <wsa:MessageID>msgid:1234567902282223</wsa:MessageID>
>          <wsa:To>http://www.example.com/services/someService</wsa:To>
>          <wsa:Action>http://www.example.com/someAction</wsa:Action>
>
<wsa:From>http://www.example.com/clients/someClient</wsa:From>
> 
>          ...
>          <tns:resourceID
> wsa:type="property">DataChunk42</tns:resourceID>
>          <tns:expires wsa:type="parameter">32000</tns:expires>
>      </SOAP-ENV:Header>
>      <SOAP-ENV:Body>
>         ...
>      </SOAP-ENV:Body>
> </SOAP-ENV:Envelope>
> 
> Problems:
> [1] Possible Schema validation problem mentioned by Glen:
>
(http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-ws-addressing/2004Nov/0602.h
> tml)
> [2] Possible Signing RefProps/RefParams problem mentioned by Rich:
>
(http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-ws-addressing/2004Nov/0592.h
> tml)
> 
> Discussion Threads:
> [1]
>
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-ws-addressing/2004Nov/thread.
> html#478
> [2]
>
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-ws-addressing/2004Nov/thread.
> html#544
> 
> 
> Davanum Srinivas
> Computer Associates
> Senior Architect, Web Services Group
> Tel: +1 508 628 8251
> davanum.srinivas@ca.com
> http://ws.apache.org/~dims/
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
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