"soap:operation" - SOAPAction Header Line

This section describes 'soap:operation', a SOAP extension element that specifies additional binding information at the operation level. soapAction='uri' is a required attribute for SOAP 1.1 over HTTP.

"soap:operation" is a SOAP extension element used as a sub element of the "wsdl:operation" element inside the "wsdl:binding" element. "soap:operation" is used to provide additional binding information at the operation level. The syntax of "soap:operation" looks like this:

<wsdl:definitions ...>
  <wsdl:binding ...>
    <wsdl:operation ...>
      <soap:operation soapAction="uri" style="rpc|document"/>

Notes on the "soap:operation" element:

Here is an example of "soap:operation" element:

  <wsdl:binding name="helloBinding" type="hy:helloPortType">
    <soap:binding style="document"
    <wsdl:operation name="Hello">

In this example,

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 Introduction to WSDL 2.0

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 WSDL Version 2.0 Part 2: Adjuncts

 WSDL 2.0 Document Examples with SOAP Binding

 Using WSDL Document in Java Apache Axis2/Java for WSDL

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 SoapUI - Web Service Testing Tool

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 Introduction to WSDL 1.1

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 "soap:binding" - Binding Message Style and Transportation

"soap:operation" - SOAPAction Header Line

 "soap:body" - Binding for SOAP Body

 "soap:fault" - Binding for SOAP Fault Details

 "soap:header" - Binding for SOAP Header

 "soap:address" - Location of Service

 SoapUI as WSDL 1.1 Testing Tool

 WSDL 1.1 and SOAP 1.1 Examples - Document and RPC Styles

 PHP SOAP Extension for WSDL 1.1

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 Apache Axis2/Java for WSDL 1.1

 Using WSDL2Java to Generate Web Service Stub Classes

 WSDL 1.1 Binding Extension for SOAP 1.2

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 WSDL Related Terminologies

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