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Re: updated service model

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2004 21:36:37 -0500
To: David Orchard <dorchard@bea.com>
Cc: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-ID: <20040114213637.N763@www.markbaker.ca>

On Wed, Jan 14, 2004 at 06:23:27PM -0800, David Orchard wrote:
> +1 to messages includes zero-or-more representations.  I argued for that to
> be in the web arch document.


> Messages are not representations though.  A GET request is-a message does
> not have a representation.

Right, but think meta.  The string
"GET http://www.yahoo.com HTTP/1.0" is a message, but is also a
representation.  Consider the HTTP TRACE method.

Mark Baker.   Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.        http://www.markbaker.ca
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