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Re: Infoset based rewrite of SOAP Section 4

From: christopher ferris <chris.ferris@east.sun.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Jun 2001 07:58:24 -0400
Message-ID: <3B3C6D60.C3894F3A@east.sun.com>
To: XML Protocol Discussion <xml-dist-app@w3.org>
+1

Indeed, it is quite crisp. I like this as well. Although,
one would hope that the font decoration (bold) on
"Element Information Item" and "Attribute Information Item"
would be turned off in the spec. I assume that this was
done just to highlight the term?

Chris

"Williams, Stuart" wrote:
> 
> Martin,
> 
> Thanks for doing this. Personally I like the general style of this. I like
> the precision the use of Infoset terminology gives. I also like the sense of
> structure that describing things in this way gives - exemplified mostly
> through the bulleted lists. It reminds me a bit of the style in the Schema
> Structures spec. [1] where the repeating style of various component
> definition sets a rigourous tone and helps folks navigate their with through
> the document - of course I think we probably have much less to describe :-)
> - but I do like the style.
> 
> Regards
> 
> Stuart Williams
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Martin Gudgin [mailto:marting@develop.com]
> > Sent: 20 June 2001 21:39
> > To: XML Protocol Discussion
> > Subject: Infoset based rewrite of SOAP Section 4
> >
> >
> > I've rewritten Section 4 of the SOAP 1.1[1] note in terms of the XML
> > Infoset[2]. The rewritten section can be found at[3]. My motivation was to
> > clean up that section, make sure each 'thing' is only defined once and
> > hopefully make things unambiguous. While doing so I found a couple of
> > inconsistencies. These are called out in 'ednote' style ( yellow
> > background ).
> >
> > Comments, suggestions, flames etc to the usual address.
> >
> > Regards
> >
> > Martin Gudgin
> > DevelopMentor
> >
> > [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/soap/
> > [2] http://www.w3.org/TR/xml-infoset/
> > [3] http://marting.develop.com/xmlp/spec_sec4.html
> >
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