These are some quick notes I put together on the agenda discussion on xml-dist-app. Please respond on xml-dist-app.
|common vocabulary||Ken MacLeod|
|Eric Prud'hommeaux's "facets"||who||protocol matrix|
|Why use XML? What alternatives are there?||Larry Masinter|
|Are there different encodings with different advantages?||Larry Masinter|
|Eric can't type||Noah Mendelsohn|
|B2B issues not addressed in SOAP||David Burdett|
|recognize what the total requirement is [for b2b and other arenas?]||David Burdett|
|what layers do we need and when||David Burdett|
|separate serialization from other aspects (messaging and transport)||Ken MacLeod||
Eric Prud'hommeaux: not yet time to separate aspects|
Eric Prud'hommeaux: don't think we will separate serialization and messaging
Glen Daniels: keep it [serialization] in the discussion for now.