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Re: Proposed Venn Diagrams

From: Walden Mathews <waldenm@optonline.net>
Date: Fri, 09 May 2003 12:10:01 -0400
To: "Champion, Mike" <Mike.Champion@SoftwareAG-USA.com>, www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-id: <00a801c31645$729dbb00$1702a8c0@WorkGroup>

> Uhh, do all those CGI scripts on the Web use "uniform interface
semantics"?
> If so (because they are accessed via HTTP POST, I presume) what makes HTML
> forms more "uniform" in their semantics than SOAP messages?  And if the
> scripts/cookies/app servers/etc. are in B but not C, then is B really much
> too large relative to C?

I'll take a stab (or should I say "spear") at that.  Yes, actually those CGI
scripts do use "uniform interface semantics", and probably too uniform for
their own good, as the distinction between GET and POST is so often
missed or abused.

Too much of a "good" thing can be a "bad" thing.

--Walden

(How'm I doin'?)
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