Global Patent Index - EP 1002284 A1

EP 1002284 A1 2000-05-24 - A METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR AUTHORING OF CUSTOMIZABLE MULTIMEDIA DOCUMENTS

Title (en)

A METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR AUTHORING OF CUSTOMIZABLE MULTIMEDIA DOCUMENTS

Title (de)

VERFAHREN UND ANORDNUNG ZUR HERSTELLUNG ANPASSBARE MULTIMEDIA-DOKUMENTE

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET APPAREIL PERMETTANT DE SIGNER DES DOCUMENTS MULTIMEDIA POUVANT ETRE PERSONNALISES

Publication

EP 1002284 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98939453 A

Priority

  • CA 9800771 W
  • CA 2230367 A
  • GB 9716986 A
  • GB 9720133 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9908205A1] A method and apparatus for generating customizable documents comprising a datafile including a data structure for defining relationships between elements of a document and variations thereof; a parser for reading the datafile and for creating instances of document-class data structures in accordance with general document class definitions; a user input interface for inputting purpose parameters specifying a document variation; a selection engine for utilizing the current values of the purpose parameters for generating customized versions of said document.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G06F 17/28

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 17/24 (2006.01); G06F 17/27 (2006.01); G06F 17/28 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G06F 17/24 (2013.01); G06F 17/272 (2013.01); G06F 17/2881 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9908205A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9908205 A1 19990218; AU 8795998 A 19990301; EP 1002284 A1 20000524

INPADOC legal status


2003-03-26 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020924

2000-09-20 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20000803

2000-05-24 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000225

2000-05-24 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE