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RE: Call For Feedback: SIDL Proposal

From: Andrew Layman <andrewl@microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Jul 2000 18:13:07 -0700
Message-ID: <7CD674FF54FBD21181D800805F57CD540EAF537B@RED-MSG-44>
To: xml-dist-app@w3.org
Henry Lowe wrote "May I suggest that instead of inventing a new interface 
description grammar, that an open, well established IDL is used for SOAP,
XML-RPC, etc."

Henry suggested ISO/IEC 14750.  While there is probably no ultimate
meta-grammar that will serve all needs, I note that much of the XML Schemas
work at the W3C has gone into designing a meta-grammar particularly suited
for XML.  This makes it preeminently attractive as a means to describe the
grammar of the messages that are exchanged through SOAP, XML-RPC, etc.
Received on Tuesday, 11 July 2000 21:43:29 UTC

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