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Re: Web service definition

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2002 10:12:40 -0400
To: Geoff Arnold <Geoff.Arnold@Sun.COM>
Cc: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020813101240.E20563@www.markbaker.ca>

On Tue, Aug 13, 2002 at 09:54:16AM -0400, Geoff Arnold wrote:
> Interesting. Is a not-yet-defined entity a Web service? I would have
> thought that a Web service (qua service) was instantiated by
> publishing the (URI, definition) tuple in some way. No
> definition, no service.

I didn't want to go there. 8-)  I just wanted to be inclusive of those
services for which only a URI is required, where the definition is
implicit in the URI scheme.

Mark Baker, CTO, Idokorro Mobile (formerly Planetfred)
Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.               distobj@acm.org
http://www.markbaker.ca        http://www.idokorro.com
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