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RE: Clarification for wsdl:required attribute needed

From: Jonathan Marsh <jmarsh@microsoft.com>
Date: Sat, 28 May 2005 15:43:03 -0700
Message-ID: <7DA77BF2392448449D094BCEF67569A507B4A301@RED-MSG-30.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "Yalcinalp, Umit" <umit.yalcinalp@sap.com>
Cc: <public-ws-desc-comments@w3.org>
Thank you for your comment - we tracked this as a Last Call comment
LC126 [1].  The Working Group accepted the editor's resolution of this


If we don't hear otherwise within two weeks, we will assume this
satisfies your concern.


[1] http://www.w3.org/2002/ws/desc/4/lc-issues/issues.html#LC126




From: www-ws-desc-request@w3.org [mailto:www-ws-desc-request@w3.org] On
Behalf Of Yalcinalp, Umit
Sent: Friday, April 29, 2005 4:28 PM
To: www-ws-desc@w3.org
Subject: Clarification for wsdl:required attribute needed



In review of the draft, it is not clear to me what we are assuming with
respect to the presence of an extension in WSDL without using
wsdl:required attribute. 

Do we assume that it is optional (i.e. wsdl:required="false"), or is it
undefined? In reading the section about mandatory extensions, it seems
that such extensions are assumed to be optional (since they are
definitely NOT marked with wsdl:required attribute and considered to be
non-mandatory per that section). If this is the semantics, I propose
that we include a clarification that the default value for the
wsdl:required attribute is false and extensions that appears in a WSDL
document are considered to be marked to be optional. If that is not the
intended semantics, I would like to know what it means to put an
extension in WSDL, not mark it required optional/required and what would
that tertiary logic implies? 

If I have missed a discussion and resolution on this, a pointer to the
resolution will be appreciated. 



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