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RE: Issue: Synch/Asynch Web services

From: Ugo Corda <UCorda@SeeBeyond.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Aug 2003 09:47:45 -0700
Message-ID: <EDDE2977F3D216428E903370E3EBDDC9081286@MAIL01.stc.com>
To: "Geoff Arnold" <Geoff.Arnold@Sun.COM>, "Cutler, Roger (RogerCutler)" <RogerCutler@ChevronTexaco.com>
Cc: <www-ws-arch@w3.org>


> > I think we'd better agree about whether number 2 is synchronous or
> > asynchronous.  I think that it is asynchronous.
> 
> You're talking about the implementation of the agent, not the
> properties of the MEP.
> 

True, but it's also true that usually people think of 2 as asynchronous. That implies that people usually focus on the agent behavior when talking about sync/async. I agree with Roger that saying that 2 is synchronous would confuse a lot of people.

Ugo 
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