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RE: HTTP binding: whis is {http authentication scheme} an xs:string?

From: Jonathan Marsh <jmarsh@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Oct 2005 13:39:03 -0700
Message-ID: <37D0366A39A9044286B2783EB4C3C4E849E177@RED-MSG-10.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "Hugo Haas" <hugo@w3.org>
Cc: <public-ws-desc-comments@w3.org>

Thanks for your comment.  The WS Description Working Group tracked this
as a Last Call comment LC326 [1].  The Working Group agreed to fix the
problem by adopting your proposal.

If we don't hear otherwise within two weeks, we will assume this
satisfies your concern.

[1] http://www.w3.org/2002/ws/desc/5/lc-issues/issues.html#LC326


> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-ws-desc-comments-request@w3.org [mailto:public-ws-desc-
> comments-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Hugo Haas
> Sent: Wednesday, August 24, 2005 3:16 AM
> To: public-ws-desc-comments@w3.org
> Subject: HTTP binding: whis is {http authentication scheme} an
> xs:string?
> 
> Section 6.12.2 Relationship to WSDL Component Model reads:
> 
>     {http authentication scheme} REQUIRED. xs:string to the Endpoint
>     component, corresponding to the HTTP authentication scheme used.
>     The valid values are "basic" for the "basic" authentication scheme
>     defined in [IETF RFC 2617], "digest" for the Digest Access
>     Authentication scheme as defined in [IETF RFC 2617], and "none"
>     for no access authentication.
> 
> It would be better to have:
> 
>   A xs:token with one of the values basic, digest, or none.
> 
> and have this reflected in the schema.
> 
> --
> Hugo Haas - W3C
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