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This proposal has been approved and the Eclipse Project for JAX-WS project has been created.

Eclipse Project for JAX-WS

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Background: 

This project is created as part of the process of transitioning Oracle Java EE 8 and GlassFish technologies to the Eclipse Foundation as described in The Eclipse Enterprise for Java Project Top Level Project Charter (https://projects.eclipse.org/projects/ee4j/charter).

Scope: 

Eclipse Project for JAX-WS provides the API and TCK for

  • Java API for XML-Based Web Services (JAX-WS) 2.0 (starting from the specification defined by JSR-224)
  • Java APIs for XML Messaging (starting from the specification defined by JSR-67)
  • Web Services Metadata for the Java Platform (starting from the specification defined by JSR-181)
Description: 

The Java API for XML Web Services (JAX-WS) is a Java programming language API for creating web services, particularly SOAP services. JAX-WS is one of the Java XML programming APIs. It is part of the Java EE platform.

Why Here?: 

The top level EE4J project was created consistent with the direction described in The Eclipse Enterprise for Java Project Top Level Project Charter (https://projects.eclipse.org/projects/ee4j/charter).   This project is created under the top level EE4J project as one of Oracle Java EE 8 and GlassFish technologies being transitioned to the Eclipse Foundation.

 

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