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Re: "Web service" or "web service"

From: Jacek Kopecky <jacek@systinet.com>
Date: 03 Dec 2002 18:22:14 +0100
To: Sanjiva Weerawarana <sanjiva@watson.ibm.com>
Cc: "WS-Desc WG (Public)" <www-ws-desc@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1038936134.25544.12.camel@krava>

My voice for "web service" here, although I almost couldn't care less.

Reason: once it's ubiquitous, it's lowercased anyway. Don't we want web
services to be ubiquitous? 8-) (Same is happening for email, internet

                   Jacek Kopecky

                   Senior Architect, Systinet Corporation

On Mon, 2002-12-02 at 20:47, Sanjiva Weerawarana wrote:
> I have always use "Web service" and not "web service" .. the current
> draft uses the latter while the first WD used the prior (for the
> most part, I think).
> What does the WG feel? I personally prefer "Web service" as there
> is only one Web; its *the* Web and not *a* web.
> Make your choice known and I'll make it so ..
> Sanjiva.
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