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

From: Champion, Mike <Mike.Champion@SoftwareAG-USA.com>
Date: Wed, 7 May 2003 11:57:00 -0600
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark Baker [mailto:distobj@acm.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, May 07, 2003 12:53 PM
> To: www-ws-arch@w3.org
> Subject: REST and CRUD (was Re: WSA architectural concepts and
> relationsihips related to WS, SOA, and the Web
> 

> Not really, no.  CRUD doesn't have the equivalent of HTTP 
> POST which is the workhorse uniform semantic that enables computation
beyond data
> manipulation. 

Hmm, I see your point and I agree that that's what POST does, although a
"uniform semantic" to do arbitrary computation seems like an oxymoron :-)

Anyway, why don't you look at the "Section 1.6.2" message I sent earlier and
see if you can live with (or suggest improvements) to the wording there.
Received on Wednesday, 7 May 2003 13:57:08 GMT

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