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Author Hsin-Ta Chiao ♦ Kuo-Shu Hsu ♦ Yu-Kai Chen ♦ Shyan-Ming Yuan
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2006
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Java ♦ Automatic programming ♦ Protocols ♦ Multimedia systems ♦ Satellite broadcasting ♦ XML ♦ Bandwidth ♦ Middleware ♦ HDTV ♦ Digital TV
Abstract In this paper, we propose a template-based MHP (Multimedia Home Platform) authoring tool. The temporal and spatial behavior of an MHP application can be authored and stored in an XML-based instance description file. The MHP authoring tool generates the target MHP Java source codes by utilizing the "real programs generators" for the modules used inside the MHP application being authored. The real program generator for a module is generated by a "meta program generator" according to the XML template description for the module. The Java source codes of an instance of the module are generated by the real program generator according to the XML description for the instance. The proposed design on code generation can simplify the way to extend the MHP authoring tool to support new features, such as DRM or PVR. In addition, the MHP applications generated by the authoring tool are also reconfigurable. They can adapt to both the MHP set-top box resource change and the change on transmission bandwidth of a DVB object carousel.
Description Author affiliation: National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (Shyan-Ming Yuan) || Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan (Hsin-Ta Chiao; Kuo-Shu Hsu; Yu-Kai Chen)
ISBN 076952687X
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2006-09-20
Publisher Place Korea
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 162.45 kB
Page Count 1
Starting Page 138
Ending Page 138


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library