Browse Prior Art Database

RUN-LENGTH LIMITED CODES

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000024546D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-02

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

When digital data is recorded on magnetic media, transistions are written or not written at regular, discreet intervals along the media in accordance with a code or rule. Such transitions and lack of transitions are termed "encoded data ones and zeros" or merely "ones" and "zeros", respectively.