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Re: "Web service" or "web service"

From: Jean-Jacques Moreau <moreau@crf.canon.fr>
Date: Tue, 03 Dec 2002 17:45:11 +0100
Message-ID: <3DECDF97.8040604@crf.canon.fr>
To: Glen Daniels <gdaniels@macromedia.com>
CC: "'www-ws-desc@w3.org'" <www-ws-desc@w3.org>

No despair, I also prefer Web Service, for the very same reason. 
So, it's at two voices. Any others?


Glen Daniels wrote:
> Funny how all the IBM guys agree... :)
> I have two things to say.  First, we are Not Going to Get everyone to agree on a capitalization no matter what we do, so although I do support a consistent usage across W3C specs, that won't necessarily stop the press or the rest of the world from Capitalizing it However They Please.  Just sayin'.
> That said, I have always preferred "Web Service", because the "Service" part has always seemed paramount to me.  I am content to be a lone voice in the wilderness on this, however. :)
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