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Re: NEW ISSUE (4072): [Guidance] Statements not relevant to assertion design

From: Fabian Ritzmann <Fabian.Ritzmann@Sun.COM>
Date: Fri, 15 Dec 2006 12:12:21 +0200
To: Daniel Roth <Daniel.Roth@microsoft.com>
Cc: "public-ws-policy@w3.org" <public-ws-policy@w3.org>
Message-id: <45827505.80008@Sun.COM>

Regarding part 2 of the proposal, in addition to removing the paragraph, 
I think we should add text to chapter 5 explaining that the semantics of 
policy assertions and expressions must remain the same independently of 
the means by which the policy expression is attached to a policy subject.

Fabian


Daniel Roth wrote:
>
> See http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=4072
>
> Title: [Guidance] Statements not relevant to assertion design
>
> Description:
>
> 1.) Section 4.1, 4^th paragraph states: “The number of different 
> subjects to which an assertion can be attached is also a factor when 
> defining an assertion. Determining the appropriate policy subjects can 
> sometimes involve understanding the requirements of wide range of 
> client configurations, from stand alone client applications to 
> "active" web service requestors that are capable of modifying their 
> own configurations dynamically.” [1]
>
> Policy assertion authors should not have to consider client 
> configurations, standalone client applications or active clients.
>
> 2.) Section 4.1, 5^th paragraph discusses when to use policy references.
>
> When to use policy references is not relevant to policy assertion authors.
>
> Justification: These statements are not relevant to policy assertion 
> authors or policy assertion design.
>
> Target: Guidelines for Policy Assertion Authors
>
> Proposal:
>
> 1.) Remove the paragraph
>
> 2.) Remove the paragraph.
>
> [1] 
> http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/~checkout~/2006/ws/policy/ws-policy-guidelines.html?rev=1.11&content-type=text/html;%20charset=utf-8#assertion-target 
> <http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/%7Echeckout%7E/2006/ws/policy/ws-policy-guidelines.html?rev=1.11&content-type=text/html;%20charset=utf-8#assertion-target> 
>
>
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