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RFC 5854

"The Metalink Download Description Format", June 2010

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http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5854.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
A. Bryan
T. Tsujikawa
N. McNab
P. Poeml
Stream:
IETF
Source:
NON WORKING GROUP

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Abstract

This document specifies Metalink, an XML-based download description format. Metalink describes download locations (mirrors), cryptographic hashes, and other information. Clients can transparently use this information to reliably transfer files. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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