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Re: Proposed Issue 173 Resolution (Hierarchical Fault Codes)

From: Christopher Ferris <chris.ferris@sun.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2001 06:50:31 -0500
Message-ID: <3C19E787.4050400@sun.com>
To: Marc Hadley <marc.hadley@sun.com>
CC: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <henrikn@microsoft.com>, xml-dist-app@w3.org
+1 but I could live with Henrik's fa proposal as well.

Marc Hadley wrote:

> Henrik Frystyk Nielsen wrote:
> 
>> As a friendly amendment to the friendly amendment, may I suggest that we
>> use elements rather than attributes for carrying the fault code values.
> 
> 
>  >
> I could live with that. I prefer attributes because they are generally 
> easier to process since you don't have to worry about their content 
> being broken up into sub-strings by the parser...
> 
> Marc.
> 
> 
>> Elements seem more flexible as they themselves can have attributes and
>> structure in the future. There was also some discussion about this
>> earlier in this thread [10]. That, is an example would look like this:
>>
>> <soap-env:Fault>
>>    <faultcode>
>>     <value>soap-env:Client</code>
>>       <subcode>
>>        <value>rpc:BadArguments"</value>
>>          <subcode>
>>             <value>app:MissingArgument</value>
>>          </subcode>
>>       </subcode>
>>    </faultcode>
>> </soap-env:Fault>
>>
>>> On last nights WG conference call I took an action to propose a 
>>> resolution to issue 173[1]. The proposal presented here is intended 
>>> as a friendly ammendment to the resolution proposed in Henrik's 
>>> mail[2] much of whose content is included here for completeness. The 
>>> changes are the result of making the "sub" fault hierarchical (as 
>>> agreed on the call) by merging in the initial hierarchical proposal 
>>> from Martin Gudgin[3].
>>>
>>
>> Henrik
>>
>>
>>> [1] http://www.w3.org/2000/xp/Group/xmlp-issues.html#x173
>>> [2] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/xml-dist-app/2001Dec/0000.html
>>> [3] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/xml-dist-app/2001Nov/0017.html
>>>
>> [10] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/xml-dist-app/2001Nov/0018.html
>>
>>
> 
> 
> 
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