Description of the result files format

Introduction

This page presents the file format that has to be used to describe results obtained by participants. This format is XML-based, as:

DTD definition (download it!)

    
<!ELEMENT testresult (testname, participant, imageresult+)> <!ELEMENT testname (#PCDATA)> <!ELEMENT participant (#PCDATA)> <!ELEMENT imageresult (imagename, symbol*)> <!ELEMENT imagename (#PCDATA)> <!ELEMENT symbol (symbolname, location?, orientation?, scalefactor?, time?, confidencerate?, secondcandidate?, thirdcandidate?)> <!ELEMENT symbolname (#PCDATA)> <!ELEMENT location EMPTY> <!ELEMENT orientation (#PCDATA)> <!ELEMENT scalefactor (#PCDATA)> <!ELEMENT time (#PCDATA)> <!ELEMENT confidencerate (#PCDATA)> <!ELEMENT secondcandidate (#PCDATA)> <!ELEMENT thirdcandidate (#PCDATA)> <!ATTLIST location x1 CDATA #REQUIRED y1 CDATA #REQUIRED x2 CDATA #REQUIRED y2 CDATA #REQUIRED>

Description

Important notes: further explanations about the DTD

Please note that, according to the DTD:

Example

Please note that this example is a fake one, in order to present several kinds of results.
    
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="iso-8859-1"?> <!DOCTYPE testresult SYSTEM "GRECParticipantResults.dtd"> <testresult> <testname>testgrec</testname> <participant>participant1</participant> <imageresult> <imagename> testgrec-image1.tif </imagename> <symbol> <symbolname>ArchitecturalB.vec</symbolname> <location x1="35" y1="65" x2="67" y2="108"/> <orientation>34</orientation> <confidencerate>0.9885</confidencerate> </symbol> </imageresult> <imageresult> <imagename> testgrec-image2.tif </imagename> <symbol> <symbolname>ElectricalC.vec</symbolname> <location x1="108" y1="2003" x2="54" y2="21"/> </symbol> </imageresult> <imageresult> <imagename> testgrec-image3.tif </imagename> </imageresult> <imageresult> <imagename> testgrec-image4.tif </imagename> <symbol> <symbolname>ArchitecturalF.vec</symbolname> <location x1="30" y1="77" x2="165" y2="245"/> </symbol> <symbol> <symbolname>ArchitecturalF.vec</symbolname> <location x1="450" y1="479" x2="35" y2="88"/> </symbol> </imageresult> <imageresult> <imagename> testgrec-image5.tif </imagename> <symbol> <symbolname>ElectricalB.vec</symbolname> <confidencerate>0.97</confidencerate> <secondcandidate>ElectricalF.vec</secondcandidate> </symbol> </imageresult> </testresult>

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