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Re: When does {safety} appear?

From: Arthur Ryman <ryman@ca.ibm.com>
Date: Mon, 29 May 2006 20:39:47 -0400
To: "Jonathan Marsh" <jmarsh@microsoft.com>
Cc: www-ws-desc@w3.org, www-ws-desc-request@w3.org
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"Jonathan Marsh" <jmarsh@microsoft.com> 
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05/24/2006 10:04 AM


When does {safety} appear?

The wsdlx:safe extension is optional ?extension MAY be used?, but adds the 
?REQUIRED? {safety} property.  The property has a default value of 
>From this I assume that an implementation that supports the extension will 
always have the safety property present, regardless of whether wsdlx:safe 
appears in the WSDL.
I ask because the Woden interchange results don?t seem to add the property 
unless the attribute appears in the WSDL -- which is entirely reasonable, 
and what I also prefer.  Namely, the absence of the property should 
clearly be equivalent to the value ?false?.
I think the simple fix is to make the property OPTIONAL and remove the 
defaulting to ?false?.  Then, if the attribute doesn?t appear, the 
property will be absent.
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