Definitive version of the VOTable schema for web services
pwarner at noao.edu
Fri Aug 1 07:37:08 PDT 2008
On Fri, 1 Aug 2008 09:16:34 +0100
Paul Harrison <Paul.Harrison at manchester.ac.uk> wrote:
> On 2008-08 -01, at 00:29, Matthew Graham wrote:
> > Hi Paul,
> > This approach works fine except when the WSDL document itself is
> > autogenerated by a toolkit.
> > Cheers,
> > Matthew
> Ah - but automatic generation of WSDL is evil - 'contract first'
> development is the only way to have any hope of interoperability....
Ah - but you can still eat your cake and have it too!
With Spring-WS, you have 'contract-first' development, but it will
generate your WSDL for you.
Whether your new VOTable standard is sufficiently defined for Spring-WS
to properly generate the WSDL is yet another question.
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