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RE: SOAP Encoding / Data Model as a (REST?) stand-alone data form at

From: Jacek Kopecky <jacek@systinet.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2002 15:38:24 +0100 (CET)
To: Mike Dierken <mike@dataconcert.com>
cc: xml-dist-app@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0203221536190.29005-100000@mail.idoox.com>
 Mike,
 please see below.

                   Jacek Kopecky

                   Senior Architect, Systinet (formerly Idoox)
                   http://www.systinet.com/



On Thu, 21 Mar 2002, Mike Dierken wrote:

 > >  As for REST, I think the standard should be just plain XML. 8-)
 > 
 > Which standard? XMLProtocol? SOAP? 
 > FYI, REST by itself isn't a standard, its a way of building large systems
 > (like 'event based integration', 'message passing architecture', etc.)
 > 
 > And for 'plain XML' - what about all the GIF, JPEG, CSS, JS, ZIP, JAR, MP3,
 > etc. that fly around? Who will speak for these?

I don't know what made me state that, I think I was confused and 
thought the SOAP Encoding was proposed as a standard for 
REST-transmitted structured data.
Received on Friday, 22 March 2002 09:38:33 GMT

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