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Re: NEW ISSUE [Primer] : Update references to interoperability in Ignorable Policy Expressions section

From: Christopher B Ferris <chrisfer@us.ibm.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2007 10:37:23 -0500
To: Fabian Ritzmann <Fabian.Ritzmann@Sun.COM>
Cc: public-ws-policy@w3.org, public-ws-policy-request@w3.org, Sergey Beryozkin <sergey.beryozkin@iona.com>
Message-ID: <OFFF43C6AC.0DF442C8-ON85257289.0055B857-85257289.0055D23B@us.ibm.com>
One could argue that a policy consumer is one who consumes policy, for 
whatever purpose.
I certainly agree that the agency that computes intersection need not 
necessarily be a 
web service consumer (client).

Cheers,

Christopher Ferris
STSM, Software Group Standards Strategy
email: chrisfer@us.ibm.com
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public-ws-policy-request@w3.org wrote on 02/21/2007 08:25:22 AM:

> 
> Sergey Beryozkin wrote:
> > Target : WS-Policy Primer, Section 2.7
> >
> > Proposal : Update the last sentence : "Please note that the 
> ignorableness is at
> > the discretion of policy consumers therefore ignorable assertions 
> may have an
> > impact on determining compatibility of policies"
> > 
> 
> Ignorable is a property whose relevance is at the discretion of the 
> entity that computes the intersection. That may or may not be a policy 
> consumer.
> 
> Fabian
> 
> 
Received on Wednesday, 21 February 2007 15:38:05 GMT

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