Re: Issue 135 - Re: discarding incorrect namespaces wrote:
> Mark Hadley writes:
>>>Once the receiver has established that the 
>>>sender is sending a SOAP 1.2 envelope (by 
>>>checking the namespace on the root element) 
>>>then any malformation of the envelope 
>>>would be a "Client" fault.
> I agree.  So, version mismatches occur only if the root element namespace 
> doesn't match.  Client faults occur if root element namespace is known, 
> but there is any other "malformation" of the message structure (envelope 
> not named "envelope", body or header missing, perhaps due to bad 
> namespaces, etc.)  Right?  Thanks.
Sounds about right to me.


Marc Hadley <>
XML Technology Centre, Sun Microsystems.

Received on Tuesday, 13 November 2001 10:15:24 UTC