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RE: "Web service" or "web service"

From: Jonathan Marsh <jmarsh@microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Dec 2002 12:31:31 -0800
Message-ID: <330564469BFEC046B84E591EB3D4D59C08844865@red-msg-08.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "Jean-Jacques Moreau" <moreau@crf.canon.fr>, "Glen Daniels" <gdaniels@macromedia.com>
Cc: <www-ws-desc@w3.org>

I note that the capitalization in the Web Services Glossary
(http://www.w3.org/TR/ws-gloss/) is all over the map.  Whatever we
decide, let's let them know.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jean-Jacques Moreau [mailto:moreau@crf.canon.fr]
> Sent: Tuesday, December 03, 2002 8:45 AM
> To: Glen Daniels
> Cc: 'www-ws-desc@w3.org'
> Subject: Re: "Web service" or "web service"
> 
> 
> No despair, I also prefer Web Service, for the very same reason.
> So, it's at two voices. Any others?
> 
> JJ.
> 
> 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. :)
Received on Tuesday, 3 December 2002 15:32:11 GMT

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