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Re: "Bulk load" get/set

From: Bijan Parsia <bparsia@isr.umd.edu>
Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2003 10:47:51 -0400
Cc: "'www-ws-desc@w3.org'" <www-ws-desc@w3.org>
To: Tom Jordahl <tomj@macromedia.com>
Message-Id: <111DCF50-F355-11D7-BD79-0003939E0B44@isr.umd.edu>

On Tuesday, September 30, 2003, at 10:37  AM, Tom Jordahl wrote:

[snip]
> I will go on record as saying that while attributes seem like a useful 
> concept, I do no think they need to be part of WSDL.  They can easily 
> be modeled in an interface, and the extension mechanism (aka interface 
> inheritance) we now have makes it very simple to define a set of 
> attributes that apply to a particular interface.
[snip]

I find myself agreeing with Tom (in spite of his liking of *Underworld* 
:)), but then, I've been easily swayed on this topic. I wonder if the 
folks who find "operation" too suggestive of objectness find attributes 
similarly misleading.

Cheers,
Bijan Parsia.
Received on Tuesday, 30 September 2003 10:47:40 GMT

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