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Re: Binding

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Mon, 6 Jan 2003 11:27:28 -0500
To: Miles Sabin <miles@milessabin.com>
Cc: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-ID: <20030106112728.O12258@www.markbaker.ca>

On Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 04:07:04PM +0000, Miles Sabin wrote:
> The URI in the REST case contains the substring "/ibm/lastshareprice".
> It needs to know what that substring means just as much (or as little) 
> as the RESTless client needs to know what "getLastSharePriceOfIBM" 
> means.

No it doesn't.  The URI could be
http://www.stockquotes.com/9ajp23q9rj89aweruwer and the client would
still be able to invoke GET on it.  The URI is opaque, in both cases.

Mark Baker.   Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.        http://www.markbaker.ca
Web architecture consulting, technical reports, evaluation & analysis
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