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Bug 5206 - Ordering of Assertions
Summary: Ordering of Assertions
Alias: None
Product: WS-Policy
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Guidelines (show other bugs)
Version: LC
Hardware: All All
: P2 normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Felix Sasaki
QA Contact: Web Services Policy WG QA List
Depends on:
Reported: 2007-10-17 17:35 UTC by Christopher Ferris
Modified: 2007-10-24 17:13 UTC (History)
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Description Christopher Ferris 2007-10-17 17:35:48 UTC
The Framework document says: Assertions within an alternative are not 
ordered, and thus aspects such as the order in which behaviors 
(indicated by assertions) are applied to a subject 
<> are 
beyond the scope of this specification. However, authors can write 
assertions that control the order in which behaviors are applied.. This 
is a curious head-in-the-sand statement as it admits that the order in 
which assertions within an alternative are applied can be important and 
then refuses to address the problem.
Comment 1 Paul Cotton 2007-10-24 17:13:13 UTC
Resolved at the Oct 24 meeting with the proposal in: