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zipping msg before sending

 
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hi all

can anyone give me / show links to an example of a webservice that zips
a message

i need to write a ws will send data to a client, but before the client
gets the data i need to zip it as it will be a large dataset.

has anyone an example zipping the soap body / message at server side ?

thanks for any help
 
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The Web Services FAQ, which is linked in my signature, has a link to an article that describes how to use compression with Axis. It also applies to other SOAP engines implementations based on servlets.
 
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thanks - i've already read that article

the client is a vb client, so don't think this will work
 
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Originally posted by dale con:
the client is a vb client, so don't think this will work



A pure VB6 client is more or less limited by the functionality of the Microsoft SOAP Toolkit Version 3.0.
You should probably look into implementing a .NET assembly that uses more up-to-date WS technology to access the web service. Then expose that .NET assembly as a COM component through a COM Callable Wrapper (CCW) to the VB6 client. See Exposing .NET Framework Components to COM.
[ November 08, 2005: Message edited by: Peer Reynders ]
 
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