07209980 is referenced by 5 patents and cites 33 patents.

A multimedia system includes an information handling system, and a plurality of multimedia devices operatively and electrically connected to a computer of the system. Software modules residing in computer memory interpret control commands. This includes receiving a high level device control command, generating a generic device control script based on a device interconnect model and the high level device control command, interpreting the generic device control script, and transmitting specific device control commands to a device through a device interface.

Title
Method and system for interpreting device control commands
Application Number
10/393456
Publication Number
7209980 (B2)
Application Date
March 19, 2003
Publication Date
April 24, 2007
Inventor
Chris Crawford
Fort Worth
TX, US
Gary Sullivan
Mansfield
TX, US
Theodore David Wugofski
Forth Worth
TX, US
Agent
Woods Fuller Shultz & Smith
Jeffrey A Proehl
Assignee
Gateway
CA, US
IPC
G06F 15/18
G06F 13/12
G06F 3/00
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