term glossary title


  • ACL
    Additional command list included into the CWF files
  • ALM
    Action Log Manager for storing in protected mannger the information related to the actions performed on the WDF objects according to the WDFGPC. It included into the UCM.
  • AM
    Action Manager
    a part of the Local Distributor.
  • CMN
    Common Music Notation, a generic way to describe a certain type of music notation
  • ETT
    execution time trend include into the EWF files
  • FINALE
    a program for music notation quite diffuse among publishers. It has a format Enigma.
  • KC
    Key Cache
    for caching key on the Local Distributor
  • LDID
    Local Distributor ID
  • MILLA
    Music Intelligent Language for describing the formatting rules of music notation.
  • MuseData
    A format used by CCRAH
  • NIFF
    A pretended interchange format for music
  • Non-VIP
    non visually impaired people
  • SCORE
    a format and program for music notation, very used by publishers in the past
  • SMDL
    Standard Music Description Language. An obsolete and never used standard for music coding derived from HyTime.
  • UCM
    Use Control Manager
    Manger including the Key Cache and Action Log Manager
  • VIP
    visually impaired People
  • WDF CLEAR HEADER
    main file of the WDF object containing all details of classification, identification and protection, and all the whole description of the WDF structure, without protection details and checksum. It is used only for classification purpose into the Local Distributor.
  • WDF Editor
    see WEDEL Editor.
  • WDF HEADER
    main file of the WDF object containing all details of classification, identification and protection, and all the whole description of the WDF structure. It contains also the key for opening the Macro Components of the WEDEL object.
  • WDFALM
    WDF Action Log Manager, the demon collecting and negotiating the registration of the allowed operation and activities of the Local Distributor Clients.
  • WDFCID
    WDF Component identification number. It is comprised of three parts. The WDFID of the container object (if any), a code of the component type, a generated number.
  • WDFCR
    WDF Classification Record. The collection of fields describing the classification information of a WDF object or component
  • WDFCWP
    A record collecting the information related to watermarking audio and image files.
  • WDFGPC
    WDF General Permission Code. The list of allowed operations with the corresponding parameters for the accounting
  • WDFID
    WDF identification number comprised of two numbers, the Publisher ID and a generated number.
  • WDFIR
    WDF identification record. The collection of fields describing the identifications data of the WDF object or component.
  • WDFitem
    an element of a WDF section, a component of a WDF. It presents a WDFID, a textual description and a referred file according to its type.
  • WDFitemCH
    an element of a WDF section, a component of a WDF as mentioned in the WDF CLEAR HEADER. It presents a WDFID, a textual description and a referred file according to its type.
  • WDFOOM
    WDF Object Oriented Model, the OO model for WDF classification, identification, permission, protection aspects.
  • WDFPIR
    WDF Print Information Record. The collection of the objects that can be printed directly from the WDF structure with their settings and list of files.
  • WDFPR
    WDF Protection Record. The collection of fields describing the protection information of a WDF object or component.
  • WDFPRCH
    WDF Protection Record Clear header version. The collection of fields describing the protection information of a WDF object or component without the essential parts which are only contained in the encrypted header WDF HEADER and in particular in its WDFPR.
  • WEDELEditor
    Editor and Navigator of the WDF objects.
  • WEDELMED
    WEDEL Music Editor.
  • WEDELOOMM
    WEDEL Object Oriented Music Model.
  • WNF
    WEDEL Normal Form