The web service client built into MarvinSketch allows it to access SOAP RPC services defined by the WSDL descriptor. After selecting the WSDL the application discovers available webservices and operations and shows them in a selection three. When the operation is selected, the client will show either the necessary parameters or and error message (if the operation is not supported in the current version of MarvinSketch).
The following parameter types are supported as input arguments for the call:
* Please note that WSDL Float support is not complete
Restricted types are also handled, but the restrictions are not taken into account.
The web services client has some restrictions that a user must follow for automatic parameter discovery:
The result of a SOAP RPC call is either a Java Object or an Object array. The result is displayed as a primitive type, or as a table if it is a combination of different Java types. If the result is a text represented form of a molecule then it will be displayed as a molecule.