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RE: SOAPAction Proposal

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <henrikn@microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2001 08:58:53 -0700
Message-ID: <79107D208BA38C45A4E45F62673A434D04A225A1@red-msg-07.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "Doug Davis" <dug@us.ibm.com>, <xml-dist-app@w3.org>

I generally like this direction in order to move forward and agree with
the discussion that we have to provide some guidance as to what we mean
by "intent".


>  SOAP no longer requires the SOAPAction HTTP header.  While the
>  definition of, or a Web services requirement of a SOAPAction header,
>  as with any application-defined HTTP header, is left as an
>  implementation choice and is outside the scope of this specification,
>  a suggested usage of the SOAPAction header is that it can be used
>  to indicate the "intent" of the XMLP/SOAP HTTP request.
Received on Tuesday, 4 September 2001 11:59:26 UTC

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