W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > xml-dist-app@w3.org > May 2003

RE: Content-free Header and Body elements

From: Martin Gudgin <mgudgin@microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 16 May 2003 07:50:36 -0700
Message-ID: <7C083876C492EB4BAAF6B3AE0732970E0B7E730E@red-msg-08.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: <Marc.Hadley@Sun.COM>, "Rich Salz" <rsalz@datapower.com>
Cc: "Christopher B Ferris" <chrisfer@us.ibm.com>, <xml-dist-app@w3.org>

Marc,

I think this text nails it.

Gudge 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Marc.Hadley@Sun.COM [mailto:Marc.Hadley@Sun.COM] 
> Sent: 16 May 2003 15:41
> To: Rich Salz
> Cc: Martin Gudgin; Christopher B Ferris; xml-dist-app@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Content-free Header and Body elements
> 
> On Friday, May 16, 2003, at 10:03 US/Eastern, Rich Salz wrote:
> 
> > Marc Hadley wrote:
> >> One solution to this would be to leave part 1 unchanged and update 
> >> the SOAP message normalization note[1], adding removal of empty 
> >> Header elements to the algorithm.
> >
> > That removes the ambiguity for signing, but if the original message 
> > but it doesn't allow anyone to add a header if the original message 
> > has no Header EII, as Gudge pointed out.  His belief is 
> that this is 
> > not the intent.
> >
> Ah, yes I missed that. I suppose one *could* interpret rule 
> #1 that way so some clarification text would be useful. An 
> additional sentence in rule #3 would probably suffice:
> 
> 3. Element information items for additional header blocks MAY 
> be added to the [children] property of the SOAP Header 
> element information item as detailed in 2.7.2 SOAP Forwarding 
> Intermediaries. In this case, a SOAP Header element 
> information item MAY be added if not already present.
> 
> Marc.
> 
> --
> Marc Hadley <marc.hadley@sun.com>
> Web Technologies and Standards, Sun Microsystems.
> 
> 
> 
Received on Friday, 16 May 2003 10:50:17 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Monday, 7 December 2009 10:59:14 GMT