AW: DTV and ATSC URL proposal from GI

I think you should add something like <size> and <arrival>
To build content it's important to know how long it will take untill the content arrives and what time-slit will be occupied by the content size. Depending on <size> and <arrival> dramaturgical intentions can be handled.
MPEG has some content relevant informations: at the end of the file !
For live -action and authoring wich such information, the information must be available in advance, like metadata tags.
What for do you use the word carousel ? Kind a mechanical database ?


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Von:	Peterka, Petr (SD-EX) []
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Betreff:	RE: DTV and ATSC URL proposal from GI

Philipp asked me to resend this in a text format for easier commenting so
here it is.


Source: General Instrument

URL References for Broadcast DTV Objects
HTML pages that are placed into a data carousel in a broadcast multiplex may
include hypertext links.  When used on the Internet, the HREF attribute
within a hypertext anchor (A) element identifies the target object of the
link in the form of a Uniform Resource Locator.  When a page is broadcast,
however, the receiver may or may not have access to a network or to the
Internet.  For those cases where the target object is present on the same or
another broadcast data carousel, an alternative form for the URL is

Received on Thursday, 15 October 1998 13:07:03 UTC