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RE: [Bug 4862] What's an XML outline?

From: David Orchard <dorchard@bea.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2007 05:21:40 -0700
Message-ID: <BEBB9CBE66B372469E93FFDE3EDC493E617785@repbex01.amer.bea.com>
To: "Paul Cotton" <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, "Ashok Malhotra" <ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>
Cc: <public-ws-policy@w3.org>

WS-A Core calls it the "schema overview" but it never actually links to
what the symbols mean, like "?" and "*" mean.

WSDL 2.0 defines "BNF pseudo-schemas" and what all the symbols mean
http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/REC-wsdl20-20070626/#bnfpseudoschemas

Cheers,
Dave 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Paul Cotton [mailto:Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com] 
> Sent: Wednesday, July 18, 2007 12:52 PM
> To: David Orchard; Ashok Malhotra
> Cc: public-ws-policy@w3.org
> Subject: RE: [Bug 4862] What's an XML outline?
> 
> First, I am not sure why it should matter where we get the 
> examples from.  We are already using these OASIS standards in 
> lots of other places in our documents.
> 
> Second, I reviewed the W3C WS-Addressing Metadata spec before 
> making my examples list but it does not include an "XML 
> outline" for the Metadata assertions - it only uses examples. 
>  See [1].
> 
> /paulc
> 
> [1] 
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-ws-addr-metadata-20070627/#wspoli
> cyassertions
> 
> Paul Cotton, Microsoft Canada
> 17 Eleanor Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 6A3
> Tel: (613) 225-5445 Fax: (425) 936-7329
> mailto:Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: David Orchard [mailto:dorchard@bea.com]
> > Sent: July 18, 2007 7:44 AM
> > To: Paul Cotton; Ashok Malhotra
> > Cc: public-ws-policy@w3.org
> > Subject: RE: [Bug 4862] What's an XML outline?
> >
> > Can we use a W3C Recommendation or 2 instead of OASIS specs?
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Dave
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: public-ws-policy-request@w3.org 
> > > [mailto:public-ws-policy-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Paul Cotton
> > > Sent: Wednesday, July 18, 2007 12:32 PM
> > > To: Ashok Malhotra
> > > Cc: public-ws-policy@w3.org
> > > Subject: RE: [Bug 4862] What's an XML outline?
> > >
> > >
> > > I suggest we define "XML outline" by example.
> > >
> > > We can point to several examples:
> > > a) WS-RMPolicy [1] Section 2.2 Normative Outline with the 
> > > terminology from Section 1.1 Terminology
> > > b) WS-AtomicTransaction [2] Section 4.2 Normative Outline 
> with the 
> > > terminology from Section 1.2 Terminology
> > > c) WS-SecurityPolicy [3] Section 4.1.1 SignedParts Assertion with 
> > > the terminology from 1.4.1 Notational Conventions
> > >
> > > If possible we could also define the important characteristics of 
> > > these different "XML outlines".
> > >
> > > /paulc
> > >
> > > [1]
> > > 
> http://docs.oasis-open.org/ws-rx/wsrmp/200702/wsrmp-1.1-spec-os-01.p
> > > df [2] http://docs.oasis-open.org/ws-tx/wstx-wsat-1.1-spec-os.pdf
> > > [3]
> > > http://docs.oasis-open.org/ws-sx/ws-securitypolicy/200702/ws-s
> > > ecuritypolicy-1.2-spec-os.pdf
> > >
> > > Paul Cotton, Microsoft Canada
> > > 17 Eleanor Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 6A3
> > > Tel: (613) 225-5445 Fax: (425) 936-7329 
> > > mailto:Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: public-ws-policy-qa-request@w3.org
> > > [mailto:public-ws-policy-qa-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of 
> > > bugzilla@wiggum.w3.org
> > > Sent: July 18, 2007 6:42 AM
> > > To: public-ws-policy-qa@w3.org
> > > Subject: [Bug 4862] What's an XML outline?
> > >
> > >
> > > http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=4862
> > >
> > >            Summary: What's an XML outline?
> > >            Product: WS-Policy
> > >            Version: FPWD
> > >           Platform: PC
> > >         OS/Version: Windows XP
> > >             Status: NEW
> > >           Severity: normal
> > >           Priority: P2
> > >          Component: Guidelines
> > >         AssignedTo: fsasaki@w3.org
> > >         ReportedBy: ashok.malhotra@oracle.com
> > >          QAContact: public-ws-policy-qa@w3.org
> > >
> > >
> > > The guidelines document uses the words "XML outline".  
> Where is this 
> > > defined and if it is defined?  And how is it defined?
> > >
> > >
> > >
> 
Received on Wednesday, 18 July 2007 12:22:12 GMT

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