… to the cottage for a couple of weeks. Not an IP packet in sight. For those following the recent WS-Addressing hullabaloo, I just sent my latest thoughts to the WS-Addressing WG.
Here’s a simple question for WS-* advocates; how does one take a SOAP envelope/infoset generated by the WS-Addressing SOAP binding, and send it via the SOAP 1.2 default HTTP binding? Should be trivial, right? Let’s see. Here’s an example envelope (from the WS-A spec); <S:Envelope xmlns:S=”http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope” xmlns:wsa=”http://www.w3.org/2005/08/addressing”> <S:Header> <wsa:MessageID>http://example.com/6B29FC40-CA47-1067-B31D-00DD010662DA</wsa:MessageID> <wsa:ReplyTo> <wsa:Address>http://example.com/business/client1</wsa:Address> </wsa:ReplyTo> <wsa:To>http://example.com/fabrikam/Purchasing</wsa:To> <wsa:Action>http://example.com/fabrikam/SubmitPO</wsa:Action> </S:Header>… Read More »
Mark Cuban writes; Whats a splog ? A splog is any blog whose creator doesnt add any written value. Im sure some might argue that packaging data , such as news feeds or the blog posts of others is added value. I dont think it is. After all, thats why there are topics and indexes.… Read More »
As I’ve said before; Web services? You’re soaking in them! (link) [del.icio.us/distobj]
‘Matsumura says the technical committee intends to stay above the fray of what constitutes a “proper” SOA, and work to define the architectures that people have up and running.’ Bravo. (link) [del.icio.us/distobj]
Rule of thumb; any article or paper on distributed computing that lists integration technologies such as DCOM, CORBA, or RMI, without mentioning the Web, probably isn’t worth your time.
“Google servers support gzip encoding, but only for certain HTTP User-Agents.”. Bug! (link) [del.icio.us/distobj]
“Applications that do not have a RESTful web interface are pure, unmitigated evil.[…] There are, of course, exceptions but the application you are working on is not one of them.” Nicely said. (link) [del.icio.us/distobj]
Via Radovan, a slide set that makes some odd and ambiguous claims (granted, it is just a slide set), including this doozy; Projects and enterprises should define their Service Architecture FIRST Requirements and process need to be in the context of that architecture Geez, and folks rag on me for claiming that the Web is… Read More »
Via Don Box. Somebody has way too much time on their hands. Note also, the similarity to Make. 8-) (link) [del.icio.us/distobj]