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RE: FW: LC Comments: Web Method Feature

From: Walden Mathews <waldenm@ilx.com>
Date: Fri, 5 Jul 2002 14:43:32 -0400
Message-ID: <1373D6342FA1D4119A5100E029437F640155F815@clifford.devo.ilx.com>
To: "'Champion, Mike'" <Mike.Champion@SoftwareAG-USA.com>, "'xml-dist-app@w3.org'" <xml-dist-app@w3.org>

Mike Champion wrote:

> It's The 
> Right Thing for
> one technology generation's top level to be the next generation's
> infrastructure. 

Not always, and not exactly.  The Honda Odyssey is based on the Honda
Accord *chassis*, not on the Accord body.

In object oriented design, we are admonished to think real hard about
whether X "really isa" Y before we rush in with inheritance.  Doesn't
that same kind of design care warrant here?


Walden Mathews
Received on Friday, 5 July 2002 14:44:14 UTC

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