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Difference between wsdd and wsdl

 
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New to webservices.What is the difference between a wsdd file and wsdl file?
 
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  • WSDL - Web Services Description Language. A WSDL file describes the legal requests that the web service accepts and responses that are generated as a result. It is a formalized description of the interface of the web service most often used by SOAP web services. See also Basic doubts in Web services
  • wsdd - Web Service Deployment Descriptor. An Axis specific web service deployment configuration file.

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    Velayudhaperumal bhagavathikannu
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    While using axis for Webservice we are writing only the wsdd config file and the wsdl file is already implemented in Axis. Is my understanding is right?
     
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    For the Java-to-WSDL development yes. However WSDL-to-Java development starts with a WSDL and creates deploy.wsdd and undeploy.wsdd for you.

    See also
    WSDL2Java and Java2WSDL
    contract first development
    Creating Web Services with Apache Axis

    BTW: wsdd files have no relevance to SCDJWS
    [ March 31, 2008: Message edited by: Peer Reynders ]
     
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