WSDL fun

Jonathan Lloyd webmaster at
Fri Aug 21 17:09:50 BST 2009

I work with an incredibly convoluted web service in SOAP every day.  I have
written a substantial amount of code to convert this file and the associated
XSDs to Perl data structures.  Send me a message off thread and I would be
glad to help.  I know your pain.

On Fri, Aug 21, 2009 at 8:48 AM, Anton Berezin <tobez at> wrote:

> On Fri, Aug 21, 2009 at 04:28:06PM +0100, Paul Makepeace wrote:
> > Has anyone had experience with turning a .wsdl & horde of .xsd into
> > something usable, perhaps using Perl? I am playing a bit with
> > SOAP::WSDL but not making a lot of progress yet (e.g. stupid stuff
> > like it not accepting a file on local disk readily).
> >
> > Another language is an option if it'll Get The Job Done.
> I have had a very positive experience with XML::Compile::SOAP, including
> such horrors as making calls against MS Exchange WS, after loading their
> .wsdl+.xsd with it.
> \Anton.
> --
> Matters of elegance ought to be left to the tailor and to the cobbler.
>  -- L. Boltzmann

Jonathan Lloyd

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