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Clive Page cgp at
Thu Apr 25 06:45:28 PDT 2002

On Wed, 24 Apr 2002, Alex Szalay wrote:

> We will soon build a WSDL definition, based on the profile,
> at this point only describing the GET protocol. But indeed
> this is the plan... eventually. Hopefully in the not too
> distant future. Also, I would like to suggest some changes
> in the service:
> (1) break out the email field
> (2) add VERB=0, meaning just a count of objects

Alex et al.

I think that the ASU specification (available from ) is ahead of you, indeed almost
six years ahead of you, since it's dated 19-Sept-1996. See the -out.exists

I guess it's nice to see new wheels being invented, as long as the
inventors are aware of the old wheels already in use, otherwise there may
not be much improvement.

Clive Page,
Dept of Physics & Astronomy,
University of Leicester,    Tel +44 116 252 3551
Leicester, LE1 7RH,  U.K.   Fax +44 116 252 3311

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