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Re: Summing up on visibility(?)

From: Miles Sabin <miles@milessabin.com>
Date: Thu, 9 Jan 2003 19:15:01 +0000
To: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-Id: <200301091911.39741.miles@milessabin.com>

Mark Baker wrote,
> On Thu, Jan 09, 2003 at 06:12:17PM +0000, Miles Sabin wrote:
> > Oh, I see. You mean visibility in the sense of end to end semantics
> > being accessible to otherwise oblivious intermediaries.
> Right.
> > I can't respond to that question without reopening the binding
> > thread.
> Well, by saying that, you appear to be saying, "No", you don't see
> any differences in visibility.

Well, I don't believe that application-level semantics are likely to be 
accessible to anything, intermediary or otherwise, without it having 
some sort of prior knowledge of those semantics (this is just the good 
ol' end-to-end principle).

If that's a "No" to your question, then "No".


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