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RE: SOAPAction in http header

From: Klotz, Leigh <Leigh.Klotz@xerox.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Apr 2005 09:59:14 -0700
Message-ID: <E254B0A7E0268949ABFE5EA97B7D0CF45DD27C@usa7061ms01.na.xerox.net>
To: "Jonathan Curtis" <Jonathan.Curtis@sesame.co.uk>, <www-forms@w3.org>
SOAP submission is slated for XForms 1.1: See
You might find some processors implementing the feature experimentally
in advance, so checking with your vendor might help.
Alternatively, if you can re-deploy your .NET Web Service with HTTP
support, which is describable in WSDL.
Paul Prescod has a page on this topic at


From: www-forms-request@w3.org [mailto:www-forms-request@w3.org] On
Behalf Of Jonathan Curtis
Sent: Wednesday, April 27, 2005 9:22 AM
To: www-forms@w3.org
Subject: SOAPAction in http header

I'm trying to access a .net web-service with an XForm. The service
requires the use of SOAPAction: "" parameter in the http header. I have
tried (and failed) to get this to be output from an XForm with both
formsplayer 1.3 and novell. This is the submission I'm using:

<xf:submission id="submit1" ref="/" method="post"
mediatype="text/xml" omit-xml-declaration="no" replace="instance"

But this gives an internal server error, because the SOAPAction: ""
parameter is missing. 

How do you get control of the http header? Does anyone know of any
examples of using post method to consume a .net web service with an



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