#1 Support Metalink for multi-server segmented download

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nobody
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2014-08-15
2006-12-03
Ant Bryan
No

Metalink files are simple XML files that download programs read and make use of for easier segmented downloads, among other things. It also has checksums and other info.:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<metalink version="3.0" xmlns="http://www.metalinker.org/">

<files>
<file name="ubuntu-6.10-desktop-i386.iso">
<os>Linux-x86</os>
<size>732293120</size>
<verification>
<hash type="md5">b950a4d7cf3151e5f213843e2ad77fe3</hash>
</verification>
<resources>
<url type="http"
location="ro"
preference="90">
http://ftp.iasi.roedu.net/mirrors/ubuntulinux.org/releases/.pool/ubuntu-6.10-desktop-i386.iso
</url>
<url type="http"
location="jp"
preference="100">
http://ftp.yz.yamagata-u.ac.jp/pub/linux/ubuntu/releases/.pool/ubuntu-6.10-desktop-i386.iso
</url>
<url type="http"
location="us"
preference="90">
http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/ubuntu/.pool/ubuntu-6.10-desktop-i386.iso
</url>
</resources>
</file>
</files>
</metalink>

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