On 10/04/2013 01:23 AM, James A. Donald wrote:
On 2013-10-04 09:33, Phillip Hallam-Baker wrote:
The design of WSDL and SOAP is entirely due to the need to impedance match COM
That is fairly horrifying, as COM was designed for a single threaded
environment, and becomes and incomprehensible and extraordinarily inefficient
in a multi threaded environment.
Well, yes, as a matter of fact DCOM was always incomprehensible
and extraordinarily inefficient. However, it wasn't so much of
a security hole in the "remotely crashable bug" sense. It made
session management into something of a difficult problem though.
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