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Re: NEW ISSUE: Spec name versioning (editorial) [i039]

From: Mark Nottingham <mark.nottingham@bea.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Nov 2004 16:34:29 -0800
Message-Id: <C49679A0-3E79-11D9-9D3E-000A95BD86C0@bea.com>
Cc: public-ws-addressing@w3.org
To: Hugo Haas <hugo@w3.org>

This is now issue 039;
    http://www.w3.org/2002/ws/addr/wd-issues/#i039


On Nov 24, 2004, at 8:46 AM, Hugo Haas wrote:

> -=- Title -=-
>
> Spec name versioning
>
> -=- Description -=-
>
> This is an editorial comment, which doesn't affect functionality in
> any way.
>
> Our drafts are currently called:
>
>   Web Services Addressing — (Core|(SOAP|WSDL) Binding)
>
> As we may want to create another version of this technology (e.g.
> minor revision for bug fixing), I believe that it would be good to
> indicate versioning in the name of the technology to differentiate
> between different versions.
>
> There may also be some confusion with the Member Submission called:
>
>   Web Services Addressing (WS-Addressing)
>
> -=- Justification -=-
>
> Most specs (XML, HTML, SOAP, WSDL, etc.) have a version number, which
> makes it easy to talk about a particular version of a technology (e.g.
> SOAP 1.1 versus 1.2).
>
> Also, versioning is typically considered as a good thing™.
>
> -=- Target -=-
>
> All
>
> -=- Proposal -=-
>
> Change the titles to:
>
>   Web Services Addressing 1.0 — (Core|(SOAP|WSDL) Binding)
>
> Cheers,
>
> Hugo
>
> -- 
> Hugo Haas - W3C
> mailto:hugo@w3.org - http://www.w3.org/People/Hugo/
>

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