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Re: i154: are roles invariant?

From: Paul Denning <pauld@mitre.org>
Date: Fri, 30 Nov 2001 15:23:51 -0500
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To: "xml-dist-app@w3.org" <xml-dist-app@w3.org>
At 03:47 AM 2001-11-30, Herve Ruellan wrote:
>I think we should allow a SOAP node to assume a new role in the middle of 
>the processing of a message.
>But, as stated by Chris and Doug, I think that from the point of view
>of an external observer, the SOAP node must behave a though it has assumed 
>this role before starting the processing of the message. This includes 
>properly checking for any mustUnderstand.
>If we agree on this possibility, I think we should make it clear in the spec.


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