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Re: Exchange type issue

From: Steve Ross-Talbot <steve@pi4tech.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Nov 2006 08:25:40 +0000
Message-Id: <1BFA45A9-2700-497C-8E9E-B21785622551@pi4tech.com>
Cc: "Monica J. Martin" <Monica.Martin@Sun.COM>, Martin Chapman <martin.chapman@oracle.com>, "'Gary Brown'" <gary@pi4tech.com>, "'WS-Choreography List'" <public-ws-chor@w3.org>
To: charlton_b@mac.com

I concur with Charlton. It does not change the semantics and so has  
no major impact but does have a clear benefit of adding clarity to  
descriptions. Difficult to see why we should not do it.


Steve T

On 5 Nov 2006, at 22:57, Charlton Barreto wrote:

> Monica J. Martin wrote:
>>> Steve Ross-Talbot wrote: Monica,
>>> I take your point about religiosity. As regards clarity around  
>>> the  new exchange type and semantics I do not think it changes  
>>> the  semantics of anything in WS-CDL at all. Rather it makes  
>>> explicit  something that is today implicit. So in a sense it  
>>> tidies things up.
>>> Cheers
>>> Steve T
>> We have yet to consider that the only difference is the 'respond'  
>> is not tied to a 'request.' Therefore, this could be accommodated  
>> by allowing a respond that may or may not be tied to a request. As  
>> Gary said there is no other difference.  Thanks.
> True, there is no other difference. However, having the new  
> exchange type makes explicit the exchange pattern represented by  
> the choreo. As there is no semantic difference, I see no logical  
> reason not to have the new exchange type.
> -Charlton.
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