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Re: wsa:Action for undefined faults

From: Tom Rutt <tom@coastin.com>
Date: Fri, 30 Sep 2005 11:24:04 -0400
Message-ID: <433D5894.7050907@coastin.com>
To: Pete Hendry <peter.hendry@capeclear.com>
Cc: public-ws-addressing@w3.org

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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