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Re: Proposal for issue 305: The SOAP Response MEP doesn't need sending+receiving states

From: Jean-Jacques Moreau <moreau@crf.canon.fr>
Date: Tue, 03 Sep 2002 18:34:12 +0200
Message-ID: <3D74E484.8040207@crf.canon.fr>
To: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <henrikn@microsoft.com>
CC: xml-dist-app@w3.org

+1, I had indeed proposed[1] a similar change initially.

Jean-Jacques.

[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/w3c-archive/2002May/0079.html

Henrik Frystyk Nielsen wrote:
> 
> Issue 305 [1] states that:
> 
>  It is unclear why this MEP needs the sending+receiving states in
>  the state machines when there is nothing really that is sent from
>  the requester to the responder. This also affects the states
>  figure.
> 
> Proposal:
> 
> I agree with this statement and think we should simplify the SOAP
> response state machine to only reflect a SOAP message in the response as
> follows:
> 
> 1) In the requesting SOAP node diagram in [3], rename "Sending +
> Receiving" to "Receiving".
> 
> 2) In the responding SOAP node diagram in [3], rename "Receiving +
> Sending" to "Sending".
> 
> 3) In table 11 [4] and 12 [5], perform the same rename operations.
> 
> 4) In section 6.3.4, rename "Receiving + Sending" to "Sending".
> 
> FWIW, I would consider this an editorial change as a result of
> copy-and-paste from the req/res MEP. Reason is that it is related to
> issue 239 [2] which also shows signs of copy-and-paste problems.
> 
> Comments?
> 
> Henrik Frystyk Nielsen 
> mailto:henrikn@microsoft.com 
> 
> [1] http://www.w3.org/2000/xp/Group/xmlp-lc-issues.html#x305
> [2] http://www.w3.org/2000/xp/Group/xmlp-lc-issues.html#x239
> [3]
> http://www.w3.org/2000/xp/Group/2/06/LC/soap12-part2.xml#bindformdesc2
> [4]
> http://www.w3.org/2000/xp/Group/2/06/LC/soap12-part2.xml#tabreqstatetran
> s2
> [5]
> http://www.w3.org/2000/xp/Group/2/06/LC/soap12-part2.xml#tabresstatetran
> s2
> 
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