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Re: Call For Feedback: SIDL Proposal

From: Joe Lapp <jlapp@webMethods.com>
Date: Fri, 07 Jul 2000 21:37:54 -0400
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Aw, come on.  Too shy to call it Web IDL (WIDL)? ;-)

At 12:39 AM 6/13/00 -0700, James Snell wrote:
>I would like to formally submit a request for
>feedback/comments from the list members regarding the
>proposed service interface description grammar draft I
>have posted on the soap-wrc.com site:
>The Service Interface Description Language (SIDL) is
>an alternative to the Microsoft SDL and IBM NASSL
>proposals and serves the purpose of documenting and
>describing the interfaces and implementations of
>lightweight protocol-based services such as SOAP and
>It is my intention to provide open source reference
>implementations of a SIDL Parser for the COM and Java
>environments in the near future as well as to
>formalize the proposal as an XML Schema document and
>formal specification.
>Comments should be directed either to the list (if
>appropriate) or to myself directly at:
>- James Snell
>   Administrator, www.soap-wrc.com
>Do You Yahoo!?
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