An XML-Based Context-Aware Transformation Framework for Mobile Execution Environments

  • Tzu-Han Kao
  • Sheng-Po Shen
  • Shyan-Ming Yuan
  • Po-Wen Cheng
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2642)


We propose an XML-based Context-Aware transformation Framework (X-CAF). In X-CAF, we design three main techniques — (1) an XML-based programming model to program applications, (2) a user interface adaptation mechanism to adjust UIs of applications, and (3) a transformation scheme to transform programs adapt to various MExE environments. Moreover, we design two methods, Static-time Component Generation and Runtime XUL Transformation for transforming efficiently and flexibility. Through applying these techniques, this framework may make applications device-independent.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tzu-Han Kao
    • 1
  • Sheng-Po Shen
    • 1
  • Shyan-Ming Yuan
    • 1
  • Po-Wen Cheng
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer and Information ScienceNational Chiao Tung UniversityHsinchuTaiwan
  2. 2.Internet System Technology Department, Computer & Communications Research LaboratoriesIndustrial Technology Research InstituteHsinchuTaiwan

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