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From rmkell...@comcast.net
Subject Re: SOAP attachments Interoperability
Date Tue, 28 Feb 2006 13:07:45 GMT
The following article might be of some help:

Web Services, Opaque Data, and the Attachments Problem
http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/dnwebsrv/html/opaquedata.asp


Rick Kellogg
-------------- Original message -------------- 
From: Florian Rengers <rengers@grit.de> 

> Hi all, 
> 
> I have to write a SOAP Service with Java that deliver different 
> documents like Word, pdf and image files. 
> 
> As a Service Consumer I have to write a dotNET Client which invoke the 
> service with the identifier of the desired document. 
> 
> 
> I have three main questions: 
> 
> 1.) 
> There are many types of attachment handlings and encodings like MTOM, 
> sWA, DIME and MIME. 
> Which of these are really both supported from .NET and from a Java. 
> A read that I should use mime for an interoperable service, but I also 
> read that dotNET does not support MIME encoding. 
> 
> 2.) 
> Which Java Technology should I use for this, Apache Axis or JAX-WS? 
> 
> 3.) 
> Do I have to define the attachment type in the wsdl-file. I saw some 
> examples in which that was done. 
> This is a problem for me because as I described the attachment type will 
> differ for each response. 
> 
> 
> Hope that someone can help me out of my uncertainty. 
> 
> greetings 
> 
> Florian 
> 
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