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Deletion of a Contextual Data Entry in a Data Repository Disclosure Number: IPCOM000058963D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-15

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Landry, GJ MacPhail, MG [+details]


A method is described to remove an entry from a contextual data repository. A common set of search commands are translated into the particular contextual search program's commands by defining the process parameters of each contextual search program's commands. The common set of commands are used to access one or all of the data repositories. The contextual data repository is often large and comprises many different categories of information. There could be several different contextual data search applications that a contextual data repository might use. Each one has its own data formats and processing parameters. A user would like to be able to update information in the data repository to increase search performance and remove irrelevant information.