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RE: Does the selected Policy alternative apply in both directions?

From: Yalcinalp, Umit <umit.yalcinalp@sap.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2006 09:01:02 -0700
Message-ID: <2BA6015847F82645A9BB31C7F9D64165020D4985@uspale20.pal.sap.corp>
To: "Ashok Malhotra" <ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>, <public-ws-policy@w3.org>

 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-ws-policy-request@w3.org 
> [mailto:public-ws-policy-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Ashok Malhotra
> Sent: Wednesday, Aug 30, 2006 4:56 PM
> To: public-ws-policy@w3.org
> Subject: Does the selected Policy alternative apply in both 
> directions?
> 
> 
> Just asking the question.
> 
> My understanding of the processing model is that the two 
> endpoints exchange policies 
> and decide on a single common policy alternative that 
> satisfies both policies.  
> This alternative is then applied to messages flowing in both 
> directions.

This depends on the subject you are attaching the policies to. I do not
expect the policy  affecting the messages in both directions if the
policy subject is message. If it is an endpoint, however, your
formulation would be the expectation. 


> 
> Is that right?
> 

-- umit

> All the best, Ashok
> 
> 
> 
Received on Thursday, 31 August 2006 16:01:08 GMT

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