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Action and scope (was: WS-Addr issues)

From: Mark Nottingham <mark.nottingham@bea.com>
Date: Fri, 5 Nov 2004 12:27:31 -0500
Message-Id: <F988B516-2F4F-11D9-B0D5-000A95BD86C0@bea.com>
Cc: <public-ws-addressing@w3.org>
To: "Jim Webber" <Jim.Webber@newcastle.ac.uk>

Jim,

Communicating the action is explicitly in-scope, as per our charter 
<http://www.w3.org/2004/09/wsa-charter>.

Thanks,



On Nov 5, 2004, at 10:09 AM, Jim Webber wrote:

>
> Paul
>
> [should have replied to all, appologies]
>
>> my electricity bill is sent to "accounts department", "Southern Gas*,
>> London" accounts department" being the action in this case.
>
> Ok - that's a very enlightened view of an action.
>
>> endpoints are about /routing/ and action is about /dispatching/ i
>> don't see how the ws-addressing spec could specify that dispatch
>> contents must be, say a noun rather than a verb.
>
> Endpoints are addressable, and actions are something to do
> with some activity beyond the enpdoint. Therefore I fail to
> see how ws-addressing should busy itself worring about
> dispatching which to my mind is out of scope.


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