The Metalink Download Description Format, June 2010
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- A. Bryan
- NON WORKING GROUP
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.