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Re: targetResource wording

From: Sergey Beryozkin <sberyozkin@zandar.com>
Date: Fri, 20 Jun 2003 09:48:34 +0100
Message-ID: <003501c33708$bc49e010$1800a8c0@BERYOZKIN>
To: "VAMBENEPE,WILLIAM \(HP-Cupertino,ex1\)" <vbp@hp.com>, "'David Booth'" <dbooth@w3.org>, <www-ws-desc@w3.org>
Cc: "Mark Baker" <distobj@acm.org>, "Sanjiva Weerawarana" <sanjiva@watson.ibm.com>, "Champion, Mike" <Mike.Champion@SoftwareAG-USA.com>

Hello,

> > The targetResource attribute has nothing to do with describing a
> > service.  It is used to indicate a relationship *between*
> > services.  Its
> > purpose is to allow two WSDL <service> descriptions, d1 and
> > d2, to assert
> > that (behind the scenes) the services s1 and s2 that they
> > describe are
> > actually "manipulating" the same resource.

In practical terms, does it mean that a targetResource serves as *an
internal hint only* to the services s1 and s2 as to how to process an
incoming request ?
Can a client processing service d1 and d2 descriptions to avail of this
targetResource attribute in any way ?

Thanks
Sergey Beryozkin
Received on Friday, 20 June 2003 04:48:35 GMT

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