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Re: new editor's draft of WSA available

From: Jean-Jacques Moreau <moreau@crf.canon.fr>
Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2002 13:34:03 +0200
Message-ID: <3DB92C2B.4050009@crf.canon.fr>
To: Christopher B Ferris <chrisfer@us.ibm.com>
CC: www-ws-arch@w3.org

 From a SOAP perspective (see glossary[1]), and especially with 
the current HTTP binding, the "requester" would be a SOAP sender 
*only* and the "provider" would be a SOAP receiver *only*. The 
sender would not be considered a receiver. (Although with other 
definitions it might.)

Jean-Jacques.

[1] 
http://www.w3.org/2000/xp/Group/2/06/LC/soap12-part1.html#senderreceiverconcepts

Christopher B Ferris wrote:
>  > Would a quick, short term solution be to replace:
>  >    "that function as both requesters and providers"
>  >
>  > with:
>  >     "that function as either resquester and providers,
>  >      or possibly as both"
> 
> Actually, with the request/response MEP, both agents/nodes operate
> in both roles. The original requestor/sender sends a message and receives
> and processes a message. The original service provider both receives and
> processes a message and sends a response.
Received on Friday, 25 October 2002 07:33:31 GMT

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