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Re: On WSDL attributes

From: Sanjiva Weerawarana <sanjiva@watson.ibm.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Sep 2003 22:26:55 +0600
Message-ID: <056801c37881$85dd8f30$72545ecb@lankabook2>
To: "Martin Chapman" <martin.chapman@oracle.com>, "'Jeffrey Schlimmer'" <jeffsch@windows.microsoft.com>, "'Savas Parastatidis'" <Savas.Parastatidis@newcastle.ac.uk>, "'WS Description List'" <www-ws-desc@w3.org>

"Martin Chapman" <martin.chapman@oracle.com> writes:
> What I find disturbing is that the group dismissed the rpc syntax (even
> though it can be nicely layered on top of the basic message mechanism),
> at the same meeting seem to be more open to the more specialised attribute
> syntax!

Fair concern ;-).

The difference IMO is that the attribute stuff I proposed really
translates to *two* operations in our current syntactic model.
Thus, its something that cannot be done easily with the current
syntax .. whereas the RPC style *can* be done with the current

YMMV, clearly.

Received on Thursday, 11 September 2003 12:27:34 UTC

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