A common intention description language for interactive multi-media systems Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • Abstract Multi-media generation systems require coordination between the different media output. We propose an architecture in which media-specific generators share a common description of what is to be communicated. We argue that this common description needs to specify the communicative goals of the system. This approach may be contrasted with traditional systems where mediaspecific generators receive input specified in different formalisms. Further, working with communicative goals rather than with information only …

publication date

  • August 22, 1989