Patent Number: 7,613,384

Title: Method for configuring composite file structure for data reproduction, and method and apparatus for reproducing data using the composite file structure

Abstract: A method and apparatus for reproducing data is disclosed. The method and apparatus configures a composite file structure to simultaneously reproduce data recorded in a recording medium and other data recorded in a local storage, and reproduces data using the configured composite file structure. A variety of methods for configuring the composite file structure are described in preferred embodiments, such that a method for effectively configuring the composite file structure regardless of a current condition state is given. Therefore, data recorded in the recording medium and other data stored in the local storage can be effectively used.

Inventors: Seo; Kang Soo (Anyang-si, KR), Yoo; Jea Yong (Seoul, KR), Kim; Byung Jin (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Seung Hoon (Seongnam-si, KR)

Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.

International Classification: H04N 5/00 (20060101); H04N 5/93 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017