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Re: Action and scope (was: WS-Addr issues)

From: Mark Little <mark.little@arjuna.com>
Date: Sat, 6 Nov 2004 08:27:32 +0000
Message-Id: <B4657C66-2FCD-11D9-AAFA-00039399DACE@arjuna.com>
Cc: Mark Nottingham <mark.nottingham@bea.com>, "Jim Webber" <Jim.Webber@newcastle.ac.uk>, <public-ws-addressing@w3.org>
To: Jeff Mischkinsky <jeff.mischkinsky@oracle.com>

Agreed. I thought something in scope was open for *open* discussion, 
including the possibility of modification and/or removal. If there are 
things in the specification that we aren't allowed to talk about and/or 
change then can the proposers of the charter write them down so we can 
all see them now?

Mark.

On 6 Nov 2004, at 04:07, Jeff Mischkinsky wrote:

>
>
> On Nov 05, 2004, at 9:27 AM, Mark Nottingham wrote:
>
>>
>> Jim,
>>
>> Communicating the action is explicitly in-scope, as per our charter 
>> <http://www.w3.org/2004/09/wsa-charter>.
>
> Just because it is in scope doesn't mean we HAVE to do it.
>     jeff
>>
>> 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.
>>
>>
>> --
>> Mark Nottingham   Principal Technologist
>> Office of the CTO   BEA Systems
>>
>>
>>
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