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RE: What is a SOAP Message

From: Jeffrey Schlimmer <jeffsch@windows.microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Feb 2003 09:42:24 -0800
Message-ID: <2E33960095B58E40A4D3345AB9F65EC10A006AF7@win-msg-01.wingroup.windeploy.ntdev.microsoft.com>
To: <noah_mendelsohn@us.ibm.com>
Cc: <xml-dist-app@w3.org>

What is the processing model for this definition of "message"?

noah_mendelsohn@us.ibm.com writes:
> 
> Envelope:  an Infoset (not Gudge's pre-transform infoset, just the
> traditional SOAP envelope).
> 
> Properties:  the usual term for additional data that parameterizes a
SOAP
> activity...note that some properties travel from hop to hop
> 
> Message:  the information sent from one SOAP node to another.  This
> typically includes a SOAP envelope (though not in the case of an
outbound
> REST GET), and MAY include other information, typically properties.
> 
> On the wire format:  at the discretion of the binding.  The
recommendation
> suggests using application/soap+xml as the representation of the
envelope
> infoset where practical.  All other information is at the discretion
of
> the binding.
Received on Wednesday, 5 February 2003 12:43:24 GMT

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