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Re: [Fwd: Re: info on the soap-response stuff I mentioned on the call today]

From: Jean-Jacques Moreau <moreau@crf.canon.fr>
Date: Thu, 05 Sep 2002 09:14:02 +0200
Message-ID: <3D77043A.4010107@crf.canon.fr>
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@apache.org>
CC: www-ws-desc@w3.org

Sam,

Thanks for the expanded details.

Added as issue 66.

Jean-Jacques.

Sam Ruby wrote:
> 
> Jean-Jacques Moreau <moreau@crf.canon.fr> wrote:
>  >
>  > Sanjiva,
>  >
>  > Thanks for posting this. As indicated on the call, I don't think
>  > this is related to the SOAP-Response MEP or SOAP 1.2. IMO, SOAP
>  > 1.1 would have supported a similar style of envelope.
> 
> This work effort certainly was motivated by specific language in the
> SOAP 1.2 specification.  Perhaps this was valid in SOAP 1.1 too, but to
> my knowledge, nobody has implemented such a service before.
> 
> The question I would like to see explored is how to describe such a
> service in WSDL.  The essense of the issue is how to represent the
> equivalent of hypertext links.  Starting from a document, the flow is as
> follows:
> 
> 1) One of the elements contains an attribute of type
> {http://www.w3.org/1999/xlink}:href.  The type of that attribute is of
> type {http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema}:anyURI.
> 
> 2) The value of the attribute is to be treated as the
> {http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/wsdl/http/}:address location of web service.
> This service is expected to be accessed via a
> {http://www.w3.org/2002/06/soap/features/web-method/}:Method of GET
> using the
> {http://www.w3.org/2002/06/soap/bindingFramework/ExchangeContext/}:ExchangePatternName 
> 
> of http://www.w3.org/2002/06/soap/mep/soap-response/.
> 
> 3) The resulting document contains an element of exactly the same shape
> and form as in step (1), and the cycle continues.
> 
> - Sam Ruby
> 
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