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Himanshu Rawat
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what are web methods?

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Ulf Dittmer
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Seems to be a .Net concept that makes C# and VB.Net methods accessible by web services. Is this what you are asking about?


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Peer Reynders
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Actually the javax.jws.WebMethod annotation is part of JSR 181 (Web Services Metadata for the JavaTM Platform) and JSR 224 (JavaTM API for XML-Based Web Services (JAX-WS) 2.0.
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The WebMethod annotation(Java)/attribute(.NET) identifies class methods that are to be exposed as part of a Web service endpoint interface.
Unfortunately that feature can be abused to bypass the "design the interface first" directive but that's another story.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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