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Re: Rationale to close the operation overloading issue

From: Jean-Jacques Moreau <moreau@crf.canon.fr>
Date: Fri, 14 Jun 2002 12:01:41 +0200
Message-ID: <3D09BF05.970E946@crf.canon.fr>
To: Jochen.Ruetschlin@DaimlerChrysler.com
CC: joyce.yang@oracle.com, www-ws-desc@w3.org

I don't think the point is about the least common denominator, but about not tying
a particular Web Service to a given implementation. Allow operation overloading
would, IMO, just do that.

Jean-Jacques.

Jochen.Ruetschlin@DaimlerChrysler.com wrote:

> As stated in 2.1 of our charter (http://www.w3.org/2002/01/ws-desc-charter#prog
> ) the WSDL framework "is not geared towards any programming language". The
> other way round this could mean, that we should not exclude useful features
> only because some --- let me be more restrective and say: "exotic" in the sense
> of not used in a broad way --- programming languages does not allow function
> overloading.
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