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Re: Describing which blobs are to be optimized.

From: David Booth <dbooth@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 11 Jun 2004 17:51:55 -0400
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To: Marc Hadley <Marc.Hadley@Sun.COM>
Cc: Jonathan Marsh <jmarsh@microsoft.com>, www-ws-desc@w3.org, xml-dist-app@w3.org, Hugo Haas <hugo@w3.org>

>From: Marc Hadley <Marc.Hadley@Sun.COM>
>Date: Mon, 07 Jun 2004 09:01:12 -0400
>. . . I want to know the semantics implied
>by including the feature but marking it as optional. Regardless of
>client/server preference for use of the feature, its essential that the
>meaning of this is completely clear. . . .

Agreed.  The meaning of the WSDL document must be independent on who wrote 
it.  It must be determined *solely* by what the document itself says (in 
conjunction with the WSDL spec, of course) -- not its origin of 
authorship.  Indeed, there may be no way to know who originally wrote it.

David Booth
W3C Fellow / Hewlett-Packard
Telephone: +1.617.253.1273
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