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From Aleksander Slominski <as...@cs.indiana.edu>
Subject Re: Proposition: Twister WS-BPEL engine and Apache Agila
Date Wed, 20 Oct 2004 20:24:23 GMT
Sanjiva Weerawarana wrote:

>+1 for merging in BPEL support using Twister.
>
>Geir, I'd like to understand the BPEL plans for Agila a bit
>more. I'm a co-author of the BPEL spec and have done an impl
>of it in IBM (BPWS4J- which was released via alphaworks a while
>back). My intuition is that a solid impl of BPEL needs to work
>very closely with the Web service layer. AFAIK there hasn't been
>that kind of interaction between Agila and the Axis community
>yet. Dims and I can easily support/facilitate that!
>
>Matthieu- how does Twister do its SOAP, WSDL etc. stuff? Do
>you support non-SOAP bindings? (BPWS4J used WSIF, for example.)
>  
>
i think Mathieu is already aware of this but current WSIF needs upgrade ...
http://smartcomps.kgbinternet.com/confluence/display/twister/2004/08/13/WSIF+and+adding+bindings+to+WSDL

alek

>----- Original Message ----- 
>From: "Geir Magnusson Jr" <geir@4quarters.com>
>To: <general@incubator.apache.org>
>Sent: Wednesday, October 20, 2004 7:20 PM
>Subject: Re: Proposition: Twister WS-BPEL engine and Apache Agila
>
>
>  
>
>>This is great.  We're really interested in getting BPEL into Agila.  
>>I'll take a look.
>>
>>We originally decided to not go w/ BPEL as the core language, as we 
>>wanted to support all kinds of activities in a workflow, being able to 
>>make a workflow that mixes them.  So it was planned that we'd get BPEL 
>>support, and allow you to incorporate BPEL into a regular Agila 
>>workflow using a namespace or something.  Of course, we can decide if 
>>we want to change that plan here, but I think there are some compelling 
>>arguments for that kind of approach...
>>
>>geir
>>
>>On Oct 20, 2004, at 5:52 AM, Matthieu Riou wrote:
>>
>>    
>>
>>>Hello,
>>>
>>>I'm the project leader of Twister, an open source WS-BPEL engine. More
>>>can be found about Twister here:
>>>
>>>http://www.smartcomps.org/twister
>>>
>>>I'm sending this e-mail to suggest a donation of Twister to the Apache
>>>Group and a merge with the incubated Apache Agila project. I believe
>>>that Twister and the Gluecode engine could be assembled to a better
>>>solution, using the strengths of both implementations. This would also
>>>be beneficial for the BPM Open Source community and would bring more
>>>users and contributors to Agila.
>>>
>>>Regards,
>>>
>>>Matthieu Riou
>>>
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>>-- 
>>Geir Magnusson Jr                                  +1-203-665-6437
>>geir@gluecode.com
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