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Re: Priorities

From: Christopher B Ferris <chrisfer@us.ibm.com>
Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2002 17:46:20 -0400
To: "Champion, Mike" <Mike.Champion@SoftwareAG-USA.com>
Cc: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-ID: <OFD3E6FEFF.B78AEAAC-ON85256C14.007736FD-85256C14.00778456@rchland.ibm.com>
Mike Champion wrote on 08/13/2002 02:22:15 PM:

<snip/>
> > Definition:
> > A Web service is a software system identified by a URI, whose public
> > interfaces and bindings are defined and described using XML. Its
> > definition can be discovered by other software systems. These
> > systems may then interact with the Web service in a manner
> > prescribed by its definition, using XML messages conveyed by
> > internet protocols.
> 
> I agree with Dave Hollander that this was probably not the highest 
priority
> subject to re-open, but I do think we now have a better definition.  I 
guess
> the WSA doc does need a definition of "web service." Maybe one of the
> editors (Chris?) can use this language, opening an issue so that the 
full WG
> can approve it (or not) when the WSA document itself is reviewed.

Done. There were a few other minor tweaks made to the arch doc as well,
mostly just grammar and spelling.

Cheers,

Christopher Ferris
Architect, Emerging e-business Industry Architecture
email: chrisfer@us.ibm.com
phone: +1 508 234 3624
Received on Tuesday, 13 August 2002 17:46:55 GMT

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