SOAP Action Feature

This section describes the SOAP Action Feature, its properties and processing rules.

SOAP Action Feature is SOAP feature that can be used with Request-Response Message Exchange Pattern or Response Message Exchange Pattern. This features allows SOAP nodes to communicate to each other with an extra information indicates an activation identification. The feature name is: http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap/bindingFramework/ExchangeContext
/ExchangePatternName = http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap/features/action/

SOAP Action Feature defines the following additional SOAP properties:

9. SOAP Action: Used to identification of an process action on the response node. This property is named as: http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap/features/action/Action

If the binding layer is using "application/soap+xml" media type, the value of the SOAP action property should be included in this media type as the "action" parameter.

Last update: 2007.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction to Web Service

 Introduction to SOAP (Simple Object Access Protocol)

 SOAP Message Structure

 SOAP Message Transmission and Processing

 SOAP Data Model

 SOAP Encoding

 SOAP RPC Presentation

 SOAP Properties Model

SOAP Message Exchange Patterns

 What Are SOAP Message Exchange Patterns?

 Request-Response Message Exchange Pattern

 Response Message Exchange Pattern

 Web Method Feature

SOAP Action Feature

 SOAP HTTP Binding

 SOAP Perl Implementations

 SOAP PHP Implementations

 SOAP Java Implementations

 Perl SOAP::Lite - SOAP Server-Client Communication Module

 Perl Socket Test Program for HTTP and SOAP

 Perl SOAP::Lite for GetSpeech SOAP 1.1 Web Service

 Perl SOAP::Lite 0.710 for SOAP 1.2 Web Services

 Perl SOAP::Lite 0.710 for WSDL

 PHP SOAP Extension Client Programs

 PHP SOAP Extension Server Programs

 Java Socket and HttpURLConnection for SOAP

 SAAJ - SOAP with Attachments API for Java

 SoapUI - SOAP Web Service Testing Tool

 WS-Security - SOAP Message Security Extension

 WS-Security X.509 Certificate Token

 Web Services and SOAP Terminology

 References

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