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RE: HTTP binding options

From: Champion, Mike <Mike.Champion@SoftwareAG-USA.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Nov 2003 15:40:49 -0500
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To: 'Web Services Description' <www-ws-desc@w3.org>


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark Baker [mailto:distobj@acm.org] 
> Sent: Monday, November 10, 2003 3:28 PM
> To: David Orchard
> Cc: 'Web Services Description'
> Subject: Re: HTTP binding options
> Qualifier; I'm not trying to *restrict* WSDL to only 
> supporting RESTful services.  I'm just trying to ensure that 
> it can be used to describe RESTful services.  That means we 
> need to ensure that WSDL itself doesn't violate any of REST's 
> constraints as they relate to service description.  

Uh, no, it just means that we need to ensure that WSDL can describe services
that use the REST constraints, which is a small subset of the services that
WSDL can describe.   A constructive proof of that is that WSDL can (I think)
describe HTTP itself.  
Received on Monday, 10 November 2003 15:41:18 UTC

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