embedding metadata in MIDI?
kevin at lumiere.net
Thu Jul 3 13:12:23 EDT 2003
And is that considered to be "machine-readable"? Is it anticipated
that a search engine harvesting files with a particular license would
use the first URL in the "copyright event" as the search criterion?
>>I guess the copyright field is unformatted text -- would you use it
>>in such a way that it could be machine-readable, say by a search
>The copyright field is unformatted text, but we'll recommend a
>specific format from which license and license claim urls can be
>extracted. Excerpted from
> TCOP (Copyright Text) should include a human-readable license and
> license claim information. The contents of this frame are displayed
> by many programs in a "file info" window. Example value: 1995 Example
> Band. Licensed to the public under
> http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/1.0/ verify at
> If "verify at " exists in TCOP, everything after it must be the
> license claim URL, and if there is a license claim URL then it must
> be preceded by "verify at ".
>For MIDI the instructions would be the same, just replace "TCOP"
>with "copyright event".
> Mike Linksvayer
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