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Re: wsa:Action for undefined faults

From: Pete Hendry <peter.hendry@capeclear.com>
Date: Sat, 01 Oct 2005 20:53:01 +1200
Message-ID: <433E4E6D.8010403@capeclear.com>
To: tom@coastin.com
CC: public-ws-addressing@w3.org


It doesn't cover general SOAP level faults (bad request, etc.). What is 
used for them?

Pete

Tom Rutt wrote:

> Pete Hendry wrote:
>
>>
>> The definition of wsa:Action says
>>
>>    /wsa:Action
>>    This REQUIRED element of type xs:anyURI conveys the [action] 
>> property.
>>
>> I was wondering what value Action takes where a general SOAP fault is 
>> encountered such as malformed XML? This will not match any fault 
>> defined in the WSDL. Also, what value does it take when of the the 
>> WSA faults occur? I assume REQUIRED means on both request and 
>> response even if the response is a fault?
>>
>> In section 3.2 it says
>>
>>    Populate the reply message's message addressing properties
>>       o [destination]: ...
>>       o [relationship]: ...
>>       o [reference parameters]: ...
>>
>> Missing from this is [action]? The examples that follow should 
>> wsa:Action in each case.
>>
>> Does there need to be general fault action URIs such as
>
>
> One is defined in the Soap binding 
> spec:http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/~checkout~/2004/ws/addressing/ws-addr-soap.html?content-type=text/html;%20charset=utf-8 
>
>
> In section 5 the following paragraph defines generic URI
> "
>
> The [action] property below designates WS-Addressing fault messages:
>
> http://www.w3.org/@@@@/@@/addressing/fault
> "
>
> Tom Rutt
>
>
>
>>
>>    .../fault/addressing
>>    .../fault/unspecified
>>
>> I am coming up against this problem in implementing the spec.
>>
>> Pete
>>
>
>
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