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[Bug 3719] Levels of indirection for policy references

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Date: Wed, 13 Sep 2006 16:45:14 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=3719

           Summary: Levels of indirection for policy references
           Product: WS-Policy
           Version: FPWD
          Platform: PC
        OS/Version: Windows XP
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: Attachment
        AssignedTo: fsasaki@w3.org
        ReportedBy: pauld@mitre.org
         QAContact: public-ws-policy-qa@w3.org


[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-ws-policy/2006Aug/0139

WS-PolicyAttachment should support more levels of indirection in terms of
policy references.

My email at [1] touched on this.

It should be possible to have a policy reference in a WSDL file point to a UDDI
tModel that then points to a WS-Policy document.

Also, for a UDDI tModel that points to a WSDL that includes a policy
attachment, have a categoryBag that marks the tModel as a policy reference.
B.2 should be "checked" since currently it only allows one valid value,
"policy".  You should consider additional values, such as "policyReference", to
be used when the tModel does not point directly to the policy, but instead
points to the WSDL with a policy reference.  Perhaps the tModel points to a
RDDL document, which points to WSDL, which points to WS-Policy.

WS-Policy and UDDI registries will be important for SOA governance, and we need
to allow more levels of indirection, yet be able to locate related things in
UDDI.
Received on Wednesday, 13 September 2006 16:45:19 GMT

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