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Re: Version attribute for WSDL

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2004 23:29:13 -0500
To: David Orchard <dorchard@bea.com>
Cc: www-ws-desc@w3.org
Message-ID: <20040212232913.K1330@www.markbaker.ca>

+1, well said.

On Thu, Feb 12, 2004 at 02:32:29PM -0500, David Orchard wrote:
> I'm interested in the version attribute for identifying versions within "compatible" definitions.  I would like to have our spec say explicitly that.  I am strongly strongly opposed to using a version attribute for identifying different incompatible versions.  That's what namespaces and URIs are for.
> 
> Some off-the-cuff suggestions for the wording:
> 
> "The version attribute identifies a particular version of the definitions, that is compatible with all other versions with the same targetnamespace.  It SHOULD not be used to identify incompatible definition versions."
Received on Thursday, 12 February 2004 23:29:04 UTC

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