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RE: PROPOSAL: Drop interface/operation/(input|output)/@headers

From: Jeffrey Schlimmer <jeffsch@windows.microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 31 Oct 2003 09:01:04 -0800
Message-ID: <DDE1793D7266AD488BB4F5E8D38EACB8039D85CC@WIN-MSG-10.wingroup.windeploy.ntdev.microsoft.com>
To: "Glen Daniels" <gdaniels@sonicsoftware.com>, <paul.downey@bt.com>, <alewis@tibco.com>
Cc: <www-ws-desc@w3.org>

> From: Glen Daniels
> 
> Paul:
> 
> I heartily agree with your estimation that in general, the body is
> destined
> for the actual application code, and the headers are either meant for
> intermediaries or the infrastructure/middleware code on the server or
> client
> systems.  The features that are provided by those headers may well
expose
> data or APIs to the application layer code, but the headers themselves
> typically will be processed by the lower layers.

I agree this will be a common convention, but the general architecture
does not prescribe this.
Received on Friday, 31 October 2003 12:02:41 GMT

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