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Re: Glossary - Working UEB Stuff

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Thu, 6 Feb 2003 10:12:56 -0500
To: Hugo Haas <hugo@w3.org>
Cc: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-ID: <20030206101256.H7571@www.markbaker.ca>

On Wed, Feb 05, 2003 at 06:58:19PM +0100, Hugo Haas wrote:
> > Element - RF definition is not really a definition, it is sort of a
> > statement that seems to contain an implied definition.  UEB definition
> > is cryptic.  I don't really like either, but I guess I'd go with RF as
> > at least being comprehensible.
> 
> I think that Fielding's dissertation excerpt could be reworded as:
> 
>   Element
> 
>       A part of an architecture (component, connector, or data).
>       Relationships between elements are constrained in order to
>       achieve a desired set of architectural properties.

I'd suggest calling this an "Architectural Element".  Then instead of
"part" you could just use "element".

MB
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