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Re: Issue: should WSDL allow overloaded methods?

From: Sanjiva Weerawarana <sanjiva@watson.ibm.com>
Date: Tue, 14 May 2002 10:43:45 +0600
Message-ID: <0a6b01c1fb02$0c9e93b0$07aa7cca@lankabook2>
To: "Joyce Yang" <joyce.yang@oracle.com>, <www-ws-desc@w3c.org>
Hi Joyce,

I added the following issue:

<issue id="issue-operation-overloading">
  <head>Should operation overloading be disallowed?</head>
  WSDL 1.1 allows overloaded operations- operations with the same
  name but different messages. If they are to be disallowed then
  we must require the operation name to be unique within a portType.
  <source>Joyce Yang</source>



----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Joyce Yang" <joyce.yang@oracle.com>
To: <www-ws-desc@w3c.org>
Sent: Tuesday, May 07, 2002 4:37 AM
Subject: Issue: should WSDL allow overloaded methods?

> Issue: WSDL 1.1 is not clear about whether overloaded methods
> should be allowed or not. Therefore, more than one <operation>
> can have the same name in a <portType>, and each with different
> message parts. Do we want overloaded methods in WSDL?
> We should make a clear statement on this in WSDL 1.2.
> Proposal: clearly disallow methods overloading in WSDL 1.2.
> Methods overloading should exist in the concrete implementation
> of the service, but not in the service description.
> (Please add this issue to the issues list.)
> Regards,
> Joyce
> Joyce Yang
> Principal Member of Technical Staff
> Oracle Corp
> 650.506.5985
> joyce.yang@oracle.com
Received on Tuesday, 14 May 2002 00:47:51 UTC

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