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Re: Data Access WG questions about WSDL

From: Kendall Clark <kendall@monkeyfist.com>
Date: Tue, 16 Aug 2005 11:19:39 -0400
To: Hugo Haas <hugo@w3.org>
Cc: www-ws-desc@w3.org, "Eric Prud'hommeaux" <eric@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20050816151939.GB10090@monkeyfist.com>

On Tue, Aug 16, 2005 at 04:46:16PM +0200, Hugo Haas wrote:

> Oh, you're right, the multipart style is missing here, and it says:
> 
>     The localPart of the element's QName MUST be the same as the
>     Interface Operation component's name.
> 
> I am actually unsure about the motivation and need for this
> requirement of the style.

Indeed.

> > query1: GET, IRI style, application/sparql-results+xml
> > query2: GET, IRI style, application/rdf+xml
> > query3: POST, multipart style, application/sparql-results+xml
> > query4: POST, multipart style, application/rdf+xml
> > 
> > Wow, now *that's* confusing. And ugly. Really, really ugly.
> 
> Well, actually, you could have only 2 operations, and 2 bindings of
> those, one for GET and one for POST, supposing that query[1-4] are the
> same input message.

They are semantically the same input message, of course, but they aren't the
same in the sense that matters. So, we'd have to have 4. Unless you can have
multiple styles, which it seems you can. That helps.

Cheers, 
Kendall Clark
Received on Tuesday, 16 August 2005 15:19:51 GMT

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