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From Barry Levinson <ba...@levinson.us>
Subject Re: Axis vs. IBM WSTK vs. Sun Java WSDP
Date Wed, 12 Feb 2003 21:00:35 GMT
Doesn't IBM WSTK use Axis?  Isn't Axis distributed with WSTK?

--Barry

Anne Thomas Manes wrote:

>Sun's implementation is not open source. It is a reference implementation.
>The source is available, but it isn't open source. It is subject to Sun's
>source license.
>
>The original Apache SOAP project is based on IBM's SOAP4J submission. SOAP4J
>was the first published SOAP implementation. It had some architectural
>limitations, so about 2 years ago, the SOAP team decided to initiate a new
>project (Axis). Sun's JAX-RPC project didn't start until a few months later.
>
>IBM WSTK is alphaWorks technology. alphaWorks technology is free, but not
>necessarily open source. WSTK runs on either WebSphere or Tomcat.
>
>Anne
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>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Daniel Elenius [mailto:danel698@student.liu.se]
>>Sent: Wednesday, February 12, 2003 12:14 PM
>>To: axis-user@ws.apache.org
>>Subject: RE: Axis vs. IBM WSTK vs. Sun Java WSDP
>>
>>
>>And are Sun's and IBM's runtime environments not open source? Does WSTK
>>require WebSphere to run? If Sun's runtime is open source, what is the
>>motivation for this project?
>>
>>/Daniel
>>
>>
>>On Wed, 2003-02-12 at 18:04, Anne Thomas Manes wrote:
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>>>IBM WSTK is based on Axis.
>>>Both Axis and JWSDP support the JAX-RPC API. The tools are a
>>>      
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>>bit different,
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>>>though. When you build a client or service with one, you must deploy it
>>>using that system's runtime environment. For that reason, I'd recommend
>>>using Axis.
>>>
>>>Anne
>>>
>>>
>>>      
>>>
>>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>>From: Daniel Elenius [mailto:danel698@student.liu.se]
>>>>Sent: Wednesday, February 12, 2003 11:50 AM
>>>>To: axis-user@ws.apache.org
>>>>Subject: Axis vs. IBM WSTK vs. Sun Java WSDP
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>Hi All!
>>>>
>>>>I am new to web services, and I'd like to ask a newbie question. I am
>>>>doing a project about integrating WSDL/SOAP with JXTA (www.jxta.org).
>>>>
>>>>How does Axis compare with IBM's Web Services Toolkit and
>>>>        
>>>>
>>Sun's Java Web
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>>>>Services Developer Pack? Are they all compatible somehow?
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>>>>
>>What features
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>>>>differentiate them? As I understand, the current JXTA-SOAP
>>>>implementation is based on Axis, so I'll probably end up
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>>using that, but
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>>>>it would be interesting to know the differences.
>>>>
>>>>Regards,
>>>>--
>>>>Daniel Elenius <danel698@student.liu.se>
>>>>
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>>>>
>>--
>>Daniel Elenius <danel698@student.liu.se>
>>
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