HyTime


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HyTime

Hypermedia/Time-based Structuring Language: an emerging ANSI/ISO Standard from the SGML Users' Group's Special Interest Group on Hypertext and Multimedia (SIGhyper). A hypermedia extension of SGML.

["The HyTime Hypermedia/Time-based Document Structuring Language", S. Newcomb et al, CACM 34(11):67-83 (Nov 1991)].
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Conversely, to enable automatic application generation, HDM has been extended with a built-in navigation semantics, expressed by navigation modes and collection visibility rules, and with an original presentation model, inspired to the notion of bidimensional schedule of HyTime [Derose and Durand 1994].
In converting documents between hypermedia systems, you typically have to convert more than the logical format, which might be represented in an intermediate markup language such as HyTime.
In the description of his speech, "Implementing a HyTime system in a research environment.
By using links, a full set of ideas regarding addressing schemes can be incorporated following the intentions of the HyTime standard [11].
Another author (Riley) participated in the planning process that has led to the proposed HyTime standard (ISO/IEC DIS 10744) [11, 18], a markup language for representing multimedia, hypermedia, and time/space-based documents.
By using SGML/ HyTime, all kinds of documents can package their information content using standard "markup.
One important effort deals with applying the Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML), ISO 8879, as discussed in an upcoming report about HyTime [19].