Patent Number: 7,769,946

Title: Information processing apparatus and information processing method

Abstract: The present invention provides application software with a function of allowing reproduction of an audio-only disk-shaped recording medium by a similar command to that for reproduction of a disk-shaped recording medium for computer data. The function is interposed between a computer controlling operating system and application software.

Inventors: Ogihara; Yuuji (Chiba, JP), Kudou; Shigetaka (Tokyo, JP), Iwatsu; Takeshi (Saitama, JP), Goto; Takashi (Chiba, JP)

Assignee: Sony Corporation

International Classification: G06F 12/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/03/12018