Formex Version 4

Physical specifications - Differences

Preliminary remark

The compiled differences only concern the physical specifications.

Release 0.98

correction of filename conventions

Release 0.99

name for schema file (filenames) [not yet applied for this release];


news section;


catalog of schema versions;


manual for use of fragmentation;


precision on rules for the use of elements DATE, TITLE, PRINTER.

Release 1.00

clarifications on processing instructions

format for data exchange on CDROM

Release 1.01

suppression of presentation instructions

Release 1.02 and 2.00

integration of several characters in order to become compatible with EUAlbertina


redefinition of character ranges


suppression of data exchange via magnetic tapes


text entities allowed in the context of fragment handling


filename convention for special editions in Maltese

Release 3.00

correction of some errors in the documentation; clarification of ellipsis

numbering of notes continued over several documents: NNC attribute added to "root" elements

IN.SUMMARY attribute added to ITEM.REF

specific element (SE) for secondary legislation

values BG/RO added to CRIT language attribute

optional attribute ITEM.ID added to ITEM element (only for internal use, see Manual)

TOC, ANNOTATION, and GR.ANNOTATION added to CONS.DOC and CONS.DOC.GEN

suppression of element INCLUSIONS from BIB.INSTANCE.CONS

attribute values ROMAN/roman added to NOTE numbering scheme

elements NOTE, QUOT.END, QUOT.START added to t_btx.form

modification of IDENTIFIER attribute for ARTICLE and PARAG elements

clarification of use of HT element on complete paragraphs

Bulgarian and Romanian quotation marks added to physical specifications

Update of table of characters for Basque, Catalan and Galician

Release 4.0

addition of special elements which are only in the context of the Recueil of the Court of Justice; these elements do not concern the production of the Official Journal;

revision of the type t_sectiontype to fit with the new structure of the OJ L and C;

revision of the element SECTION.SUMMARY.

Release 4.cl

addition of filename convention for European Court Reports;

addition of 70 types and elements for the instances produced as European Court Reports.

Release 5.00

addition of new type definitions: t_doi.doc, t_doi.oj, t_doi.pub, t_prod.id, t_fin.id;

addition of new elements: DOI.OJ, DOI.PUB, PROD.ID, FIN.ID;

modification of existing elements: ACT, AGR, ANNEX, BIB.DOC, BIB.INSTANCE, BIB.VOLUME, CJT, COMPETITION, CORR, DOC.REF.ECR, GENERAL, GR.SEQ, ITEM.REF, LETTER, DOC.MAIN.PUB;

modification in the ranges of accepted characters.

Release 5.20

adaptations due to EU extension: HR, IS.

adaptations to ECR elements

Release 5.56

protection of personal rights

introduction of element ANONYMOUS, introduction of attribute REPUBLICATION on toc level

Release 5.57 and 5.58

New release of Vademecum of CJ

modification of ECR models, modification of element INDEX and LIST

Nota bene

Detailed information on the changes in the schema can also be found in the beginning of the schema itself.


Formex 4 - Physical Specifications - Catalog
Contact: OP A1.002 "Formats, Linguistic Informatics and Metadata"
Version: 5.59 (20170418)