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Re: SOAP and Cacheability

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Date: Tue, 19 Apr 2011 15:39:04 +0200
Message-ID: <BANLkTik6cZhBAVbbgE79-1He_OTX6Ewp8Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com>
Cc: Unmesh Joshi <unmeshjoshi@gmail.com>, xml-dist-app@w3.org
On 19 April 2011 15:13, Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com> wrote:
> The SOAP 1.2 specifications added features to allow use of
> application/soap+xml as a media type with HTTP GET as well as POST;
> unfortunately, those features were as far as I know not supported by the
> major implementations, and so are not in practice available to users. Had
> GET been supported, then HTTP caching should have worked in the normal
> manner, and indeed that would be one reason for supporting and using the
> feature.

You talk in the past tense; is it too late to hope that SOAP toolkits
bit get a bit more Webby?


(who always liked idea of SOAP messages as Web documents,
Received on Tuesday, 19 April 2011 13:39:50 UTC

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