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Re: Mapping XMLP glossary onto SOAP spec

From: Jean-Jacques Moreau <moreau@crf.canon.fr>
Date: Mon, 26 Mar 2001 13:58:52 +0200
Message-ID: <3ABF2EFC.51640E0@crf.canon.fr>
To: frystyk@microsoft.com
CC: "'Frank DeRose'" <frankd@tibco.com>, xml-dist-app@w3.org

I don't think we have reached consensus over this issue yet. There have been
discussions (eg, [1]) on what we target (applications, processors,
"modules", handlers), and how we select a target (URI + namespace? URI only?
etc), but I don't recall any firm conclusion.



Henrik Frystyk Nielsen wrote:

> I think we might have reached some sort of resolution on targeting in
> the thread on SOAP actor model [1] and [2] where Staurt summarizes it as
> follows:
>         Basically: The answer to the question "What sort
>         of thing is an SOAP header/XMLP block target at?"
>         is "A SOAP/XMLP processor and/or it's associated
>         application."
> I think it is ok that this is not described in the glossary but rather
> in the AM (we also don't mention mustUnderstand).
> Henrik
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/xml-dist-app/2001Mar/0145.html
> [2] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/xml-dist-app/2001Mar/0128.html
> ><quote>
> >If we go with the current XML protocol terminology, I would
> >recommend substituting the term "module" for the SOAP term
> >"actor" in the prose below. I stuck with "actor" here to
> >maintain familiarity with SOAP. </quote>
> >
> >Your mapping doesn't relate the SOAP:actor attribute to either
> >an XMLP module (or to an XMLP handler). Does this need to be fixed?
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