1        Definition

An abridged outline of the content of the utterance(s) of one or more Users represented by Text and Personal Statuses.

2       Functional Requirements

Summary includes:

  1. Virtual Space where it is located (M-Instance)
  2. Space-Time information in the Virtual Instance
  3. Content
    1. Text
    2. Space-Time information of the Entity the Text refers to.
    3. Personal Status of the Entity the Text refers to.

3.     Syntax


4      Semantics

Label Size Description
Header N1 Bytes
·         Standard-Item 9 Bytes The characters “MMC-SUM-V”
·         Version N2 Byte Major version – 1 or 2 Bytes
·         Dot-separator 1 Byte The character “.”
·         Subversion N3 Bytes Minor version – 1 or 2 Bytes
MInstanceID N4 Bytes Identifier of M-Instance.
SummaryID N5 Bytes Identifier of the Summary.
SummaryData N6 Bytes Data associated to Summary.
·         SummaryFormatID N7 Bytes Summary Format Identifier
·         SummaryLength N8 Bytes Number of Bytes in Summary
·         SummaryDataURI N9 Bytes URI of Data of Summary
SummaryAttributes[] N10 Bytes Data associated to Summary Attributes
o  SummaryAttributeID N11 Bytes ID of Attribute of Summary
o  SummaryAttributeLength N12 Bytes Number of Bytes in Summary
o  SummaryAttributeDataURI N13 Bytes URI of Data of Summary
DescrMetadata N14 Bytes Descriptive Metadata

5        Data Formats

There are already rich data formats. Summary requires extensions.

6        To Respondents

MPAI requests

  1. Comments on Functional Requirements of Summary.
  2. Proposals of Formats for inclusion in the future Data Types, Formats, and Attributes