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RE: REST and CRUD (was Re: WSA architectural concepts and relationsihips related to WS, SOA, and the Web

From: Narahari, Sateesh <Sateesh_Narahari@jdedwards.com>
Date: Wed, 7 May 2003 11:25:03 -0600
Message-ID: <33692E0AA56A034EB5C0103AB7EC8CC00213578F@denmails8.jdedwards.com>
To: "Mark Baker" <distobj@acm.org>, <www-ws-arch@w3.org>


>>Not really, no.  CRUD doesn't have the equivalent of HTTP POST which
is the workhorse uniform semantic that enables 
>>computation beyond data manipulation.  For example, POSTing a
representation of an order to an order processor for the 
>>purposes of ordering something, isn't representable in CRUD.

That's easy( much easier & elegant than REST). Create Order( order
representation).

If you are more concerned about the process of fulfilling the order, it
can easily be achieved with triggers.
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