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Re: FW: D-AC004 D CVX

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Mon, 6 May 2002 17:03:52 -0400
To: "Cutler, Roger (RogerCutler)" <RogerCutler@chevrontexaco.com>
Cc: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020506170352.D26676@www.markbaker.ca>
I agree completely!

On Mon, May 06, 2002 at 11:22:55AM -0700, Cutler, Roger (RogerCutler) wrote:
> The following "D" vote refers to:
> 
> ensures platform and device independence of Web Services in a way that does
> not preclude any programming model nor assume any particular mode of
> communication between the individual components
> 
> >  -----Original Message-----
> > From: 	Cutler, Roger (RogerCutler)  
> > Sent:	Monday, May 06, 2002 11:52 AM
> > To:	'member-wsa-ballots@w3.org'
> > Subject:	D-AC004 D CVX
> > 
> > I think that saying that we are not going to "assume any particular mode
> > of communication between the individual components" is not well stated
> > and/or not really true.  See D-AR004.3, which says that the architecture
> > will use "XML based techniques ..." (which I think is well stated,
> > incidentally), the charter of the WG and so on.  If there is something
> > really to be said here I think it should be said more accurately.
> > Otherwise I think that this statement should not be made.
> > 
> > In like spirit, it would seem to me better to say that one will not assume
> > any particular programming model rather than that no programming model
> > will be precluded.  The latter statement is, in my view, asking for
> > trouble since it could be interpreted to include really nasty, stupid or
> > unsafe models.
> > 

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