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Standard ECMA-208
System-Independent Data Format - SIDF

(December 1994)

This Ecma Standard specifies a logical format for information interchange and secondary data storage. The format provides a system-independent data format (SIDF) for the representation of primary file system information. This information includes, among other things, data, attributes and characteristics.

This Ecma Standard specifies

  • the organization of the information on target media,
  • requirements for originating and receiving systems for the processing of the information.

The following file can be freely downloaded:

File name Size (Bytes) Content
ECMA-208.pdf 289 190    Acrobat (r) PDF file

This Ecma publication is also approved as ISO/IEC 14863.

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