Multimedia systems and equipment - Multimedia e-publishing and e-books - Generic format for e-publishing

IEC 62448:2017 is also available as IEC 62448:2017 RLV which contains the International Standard and its Redline version, showing all changes of the technical content compared to the previous edition.
IEC 62448:2017 specifies a generic format for multimedia e-publishing employed for e-book data interchange among data preparers and publishers, satisfying a number of publishers’ requirements: revisable, extensible and heterogeneous logical structure. This fourth edition cancels and replaces the third edition, published in 2013 and constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
a) clarifying descriptions;
b) deleting redundant statements;
c) resolving mistakes and confusing terminologies.

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IEC 62448
Edition 4.0 2017-11
INTERNATIONAL
STANDARD
Multimedia systems and equipment – Multimedia E-publishing and E-books –
Generic format for E-publishing
IEC 62448:2017-11(en)
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IEC 62448
Edition 4.0 2017-11
INTERNATIONAL
STANDARD
Multimedia systems and equipment – Multimedia E-publishing and E-books –
Generic format for E-publishing
INTERNATIONAL
ELECTROTECHNICAL
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ICS 33.160.60; 35.240.30 ISBN 978-2-8322-4936-9

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CONTENTS

FOREWORD ......................................................................................................................... 10

INTRODUCTION ................................................................................................................... 12

1 Scope ............................................................................................................................ 13

2 Normative references .................................................................................................... 13

3 Terms and definitions .................................................................................................... 13

4 Position and requirements for generic format ................................................................. 14

4.1 Generic format in contents creation/distribution model .......................................... 14

4.2 Requirements for generic format ........................................................................... 14

5 Notation ......................................................................................................................... 14

6 Logical structure ............................................................................................................ 14

7 Semantics ..................................................................................................................... 17

Annex A (normative) BBeB Xylog format .............................................................................. 18

A.1 General ................................................................................................................. 18

A.2 Structure description ............................................................................................. 18

A.3 Block layout .......................................................................................................... 37

A.3.1 Layout ........................................................................................................... 37

A.3.2 Block ............................................................................................................. 37

A.3.3 Coordinate system ......................................................................................... 38

A.4 Terminology .......................................................................................................... 38

A.4.1 Page layout ................................................................................................... 38

A.4.2 Block layout ................................................................................................... 39

A.4.3 Data types ..................................................................................................... 40

A.5 Elements and attributes ........................................................................................ 41

A.5.1 BBeBXylog .................................................................................................... 41

A.5.2 BookInformation ............................................................................................ 41

A.5.3 Info ................................................................................................................ 41

A.5.4 BookInfo ........................................................................................................ 42

A.5.5 Title ............................................................................................................... 42

A.5.6 Author ........................................................................................................... 42

A.5.7 BookID .......................................................................................................... 42

A.5.8 Publisher ....................................................................................................... 42

A.5.9 Label ............................................................................................................. 43

A.5.10 Category ........................................................................................................ 43

A.5.11 Classification ................................................................................................. 43

A.5.12 FreeText ........................................................................................................ 43

A.5.13 DocInfo .......................................................................................................... 43

A.5.14 Cthumbnail .................................................................................................... 43

A.5.15 Language ...................................................................................................... 43

A.5.16 Creator .......................................................................................................... 43

A.5.17 SumPage ....................................................................................................... 44

A.5.18 Keyword ........................................................................................................ 44

A.5.19 TOC .............................................................................................................. 44

A.5.20 TocLabel ....................................................................................................... 44

A.5.21 Main .............................................................................................................. 44

A.5.22 Page .............................................................................................................. 44

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A.5.23 Wait ............................................................................................................... 48

A.5.24 TextBlock ...................................................................................................... 48

A.5.25 P ................................................................................................................... 55

A.5.26 Plot ................................................................................................................ 56

A.5.27 CR ................................................................................................................. 57

A.5.28 Fill ................................................................................................................. 57

A.5.29 Space ............................................................................................................ 57

A.5.30 CharButton .................................................................................................... 57

A.5.31 Rubi............................................................................................................... 57

A.5.32 Oyamoji ......................................................................................................... 57

A.5.33 Gaiji ............................................................................................................... 58

A.5.34 AltString ........................................................................................................ 58

A.5.35 Org ................................................................................................................ 58

A.5.36 Alt.................................................................................................................. 58

A.5.37 Rubimoji ........................................................................................................ 58

A.5.38 Box ................................................................................................................ 58

A.5.39 EmpDots ........................................................................................................ 59

A.5.40 EmpLine ........................................................................................................ 60

A.5.41 Sub ................................................................................................................ 60

A.5.42 Sup ................................................................................................................ 60

A.5.43 Yoko .............................................................................................................. 60

A.5.44 Tate ............................................................................................................... 60

A.5.45 Nekase .......................................................................................................... 60

A.5.46 NoBR ............................................................................................................. 60

A.5.47 DrawChar ...................................................................................................... 60

A.5.48 Italic .............................................................................................................. 61

A.5.49 Bold ............................................................................................................... 61

A.5.50 ImageBlock .................................................................................................... 61

A.5.51 ButtonBlock ................................................................................................... 64

A.5.52 BaseButton .................................................................................................... 66

A.5.53 FocusinButton ............................................................................................... 67

A.5.54 JumpTo ......................................................................................................... 67

A.5.55 Run ............................................................................................................... 67

A.5.56 SoundStop ..................................................................................................... 68

A.5.57 CloseWindow ................................................................................................. 68

A.5.58 PushButton .................................................................................................... 68

A.5.59 UpButton ....................................................................................................... 68

A.5.60 Canvas .......................................................................................................... 69

A.5.61 PutObj ........................................................................................................... 70

A.5.62 Moveto .......................................................................................................... 71

A.5.63 Lineto ............................................................................................................ 71

A.5.64 DrawBox ........................................................................................................ 72

A.5.65 DrawEllipse ................................................................................................... 73

A.5.66 RuledLine ...................................................................................................... 74

A.5.67 Style .............................................................................................................. 74

A.5.68 BookStyle ...................................................................................................... 74

A.5.69 SetDefault ..................................................................................................... 75

A.5.70 RegistFont ..................................................................................................... 76

A.5.71 BookSetting ................................................................................................... 77

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A.5.72 TextStyle ....................................................................................................... 78

A.5.73 BlockStyle ..................................................................................................... 82

A.5.74 PageStyle ...................................................................................................... 84

A.5.75 Objects .......................................................................................................... 87

A.5.76 Window ......................................................................................................... 87

A.5.77 PopUpWin ..................................................................................................... 88

A.5.78 Sound ............................................................................................................ 88

A.5.79 SoundStream ................................................................................................. 89

A.5.80 ImageStream ................................................................................................. 89

A.5.81 Header .......................................................................................................... 90

A.5.82 Footer ............................................................................................................ 91

A.5.83 eSound .......................................................................................................... 92

A.5.84 Font ............................................................................................................... 92

A.5.85 Image ............................................................................................................ 93

A.5.86 Button ............................................................................................................ 94

A.6 Reserved elements ............................................................................................... 94

A.6.1 General ......................................................................................................... 94

A.6.2 ShowOrder .................................................................................................... 94

A.6.3 SetText .......................................................................................................... 94

A.6.4 div ................................................................................................................. 94

A.6.5 SendMessage ................................................................................................ 95

A.6.6 SimpleTextBlock ............................................................................................ 95

A.6.7 MoveObj ........................................................................................................ 95

A.6.8 ViewPoint ...................................................................................................... 95

A.6.9 MiniPage ....................................................................................................... 95

A.6.10 PageDiv ......................................................................................................... 95

A.6.11 BlockList ........................................................................................................ 95

A.6.12 Text ............................................................................................................... 95

A.6.13 SimpleText .................................................................................................... 95

A.6.14 Locate ........................................................................................................... 95

A.6.15 Import ............................................................................................................ 95

A.6.16 ObjLink .......................................................................................................... 95

A.6.17 FileLink .......................................................................................................... 95

A.6.18 Solo ............................................................................................................... 96

A.6.19 Pages ............................................................................................................ 96

A.6.20 Template ....................................................................................................... 96

A.6.21 TemplateSet .................................................................................................. 96

A.6.22 PlotText ......................................................................................................... 96

A.6.23 AutoSpacing .................................................................................................. 96

A.6.24 Span .............................................................................................................. 96

A.6.25 Property ........................................................................................................ 96

Annex B (normative) XMDF XML format ............................................................................... 97

B.1 General ................................................................................................................. 97

B.2 Overview of the format's structure ......................................................................... 97

B.3 Elements and attributes ........................................................................................ 98

B.3.1 General ......................................................................................................... 98

B.3.2 Page_ID ........................................................................................................ 98

B.3.3 Object_ID ...................................................................................................... 98

B.3.4 Char_ID ......................................................................................................... 98

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B.3.5 Reading ......................................................................................................... 98

B.3.6 Filename ....................................................................................................... 99

B.3.7 Standard character ........................................................................................ 99

B.3.8 Standard character string ............................................................................ 100

B.3.9 Extended character...................................................................................... 100

B.3.10 Extended character string ............................................................................ 100

B.3.11 External character ....................................................................................... 100

B.3.12 External character string .............................................................................. 102

B.3.13 External extended character string .............................................................. 102

B.3.14 Coordinates ................................................................................................. 102

B.3.15 Polygonal_region ......................................................................................... 102

B.3.16 Colour ......................................................................................................... 103

B.3.17 Date ............................................................................................................ 103

B.3.18 Time ............................................................................................................ 103

B.3.19 Country........................................................................................................ 104

B.3.20 Personal_name............................................................................................ 104

B.3.21 Organization_name ..................................................................................... 104

B.3.22 Address ....................................................................................................... 105

B.3.23 Permission .................................................................................................. 105

B.3.24 Keyword ...................................................................................................... 106

B.3.25 Telephone_number ...................................................................................... 106

B.3.26 Mail_address ............................................................................................... 107

B.4 Description format details ................................................................................... 107

B.4.1 General ....................................................................................................... 107

B.4.2 Book information modules bvf ...................................................................... 108

B.4.3 Bibliographic data book_info ........................................................................ 109

B.4.4 Content management module body_module ................................................. 114

B.4.5 Event info module event_info ....................................................................... 128

B.4.6 Parts data module parts_module ................................................................. 133

B.4.7 Object instances .......................................................................................... 138

B.5 Colour names ..................................................................................................... 195

B.6 Localization ........................................................................................................ 196

B.6.1 Possible additions ....................................................................................... 196

B.6.2 Standard characters .................................................................................... 196

B.6.3 Characters usable for reading ...................................................................... 197

B.6.4 Sorting rules for search_table_def ............................................................... 197

B.6.5 Additional attributes for enable_key_type .................................................... 198

B.7 Specification of the XMDF XML format in the RELAX NG compact syntax ........... 198

B.7.1 General ....................................................................................................... 198

B.7.2 Elements and attributes for object instances, bibliographic data and

other data for content structure .................................................................... 198

B.7.3 Elements and attributes for dictionary data object instance .......................... 227

B.7.4 Elements and attributes for text object instance 2 ........................................ 233

Annex C (normative) ESP format ....................................................................................... 246

C.1 General ............................................................................................................... 246

C.2 Overview............................................................................................................. 246

C.2.1 Content structure ......................................................................................... 246

C.2.2 XML files ..................................................................................................... 247

C.2.3 The relationship between body data and style data ...................................... 247

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C.2.4 Character codes .......................................................................................... 248

C.2.5 Line break codes ......................................................................................... 248

C.2.6 Coding precautions ...................................................................................... 248

C.2.7 Restrictions ................................................................................................. 249

C.3 Elements and attributes ...................................................................................... 250

C.3.1 General ....................................................................................................... 250

C.3.2 Common elements ....................................................................................... 251

C.3.3 Text-related elements .................................................................................. 253

C.3.4 Dictionary-related elements ......................................................................... 269

C.3.5 Search-table related elements ..................................................................... 274

C.3.6 Comic-related elements ............................................................................... 277

C.3.7 Bibliography data elements .......................................................................... 282

C.3.8 Global settings data elements ...................................................................... 287

C.3.9 Table of contents/item data elements .......................................................... 288

C.3.10 Animation data elements ............................................................................. 290

C.4 Style data ........................................................................................................... 291

C.4.1 General ....................................................................................................... 291

C.4.2 Properties .................................................................................................... 291

C.4.3 Property-selector combinations .................................................................... 302

C.5 Comments to specifications ................................................................................ 311

C.5.1 Block element behaviour ...............
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