Re: Some suggestions for the SOAP api

Hi Chris, all.

On Oct 11, 2007, at 09:00 , Chris Parrish wrote:
> Bummer.  Well, as a compromise, are the explanation messages (in HTML)
> separate from the helpwanted links?

Yes, they are, the helpwanted could indeed be removed altogether from  
soap output.

Regarding your suggestions for the output, things like:
>   <m:explanationparagraphtext>
... sound a bit overkill. What's the gain between this and a <p>?

As you write elsewhere:
> Yes, it is repetitive, and in many cases (including mine) one could  
> use the
> html version just fine.
>  what if they change the messages and their markup?  If your app  
> was critical enough, you'd have a problem and maybe not even know it.

If the soap markup is generated from the message, and the messages  
change, the soap output would change, too.


Received on Monday, 15 October 2007 00:47:31 UTC