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Re: Separate concepts for "service" and "targetResource?" (was RE : /service/@targetResource ?)

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Thu, 22 May 2003 10:18:31 -0400
To: Walden Mathews <waldenm@optonline.net>
Cc: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-ID: <20030522101831.N24973@www.markbaker.ca>

On Thu, May 22, 2003 at 09:56:55AM -0400, Walden Mathews wrote:
> That's true, but is one target going to be enough, or will the
> spec have to accommodate arbitrarily many targets?  Consider
> the transfer service that affects two accounts.

Hey, not my problem!  So long as the semantics of a RESTful resource
identifier aren't overloaded with WSDL goop, I'm happy.

(plus that the word "resource" not be used to name this attribute,
since not all resources are valid targets)

> And then if it is going to support many, then their roles have to
> be specified, and so on.....Burdensome and stiff.

You betcha!

Mark Baker.   Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.        http://www.markbaker.ca
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