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Re: DR 122: Mapping issues

From: Henry Lowe <hlowe@omg.org>
Date: Sun, 03 Dec 2000 20:09:45 -0500
Message-Id: <4.1.20001203200316.06ce7b10@emerald.omg.org>
To: "Jean-Jacques Moreau" <moreau@crf.canon.fr>
Cc: "xml-dist-app@w3.org" <xml-dist-app@w3.org>

Sorry, but I'm confused by the following.

The current text for DR 122 is given.  Then (in the proposal) it is 
suggested that this text for DR 122 is a dup(licate) of DR 122.
Unless there is a typo here, I don't understand what is a duplicate 
of what.

I'd rather not drop anything until I understand what is being 

Best regards,
At 04:02 PM 12/01/2000 +0100, Jean-Jacques Moreau wrote:
>Current text for DR 122
>              Mapping onto existing application layer protocols may
>lead to scalability problems,
>              security problems and semantic complications when the
>application semantics
>              defined by those protocols interfere with the semantics
>defined by an XML Protocol.
>              The WG may consider issuing a warning about the possible
>problems of reusing
>              non-safe "transports" like SMTP and others. A mapping
>onto transport services other
>              than HTTP will only be started if enough interest is
>shown and time is available.
>Considering that we will NOT be looking at other mappings, I consider
>this requirement as a dup of DR 122, and so I propose that we drop it.
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