ISO/IEC 9637-2:1992 Preview

Information technology -- Computer graphics -- Interfacing techniques for dialogues with graphical devices (CGI) -- Data stream binding -- Part 2: Binary encoding

For each of the function syntaxes in clauses 5 and 6 of ISO/IEC 9636-2 to 9636-6, an encoding is specified in terms of an opcode and a sequence of parameters of specified data types. For each of these data types, an explicit representation in terms of bits, 8-bit and 16-bit entities is specified. This binary encoding will, in many circumstances, reduce the effort required to generate and interpret the data stream as compared to other encodings.


General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 1992-12
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 71
  • :
    ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 24
    Computer graphics, image processing and environmental data representation
  • 35.140
    Computer graphics

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