ALFS DTD Syntax Doc v3.1 (download element)

James Robertson jwrober at
Mon Jun 7 19:25:39 PDT 2004

Kevin P. Fleming wrote:

> "and optionally a digest to check that the file being downloaded is the 
> right one."
> Add "and was downloaded correctly (not corrupted or truncated)."
> "with which the digest computed from the downloaded file will be 
> compared" -> "to which..."
> "but the digest is checked if present" -> "if specified"
> The example contains a digest, but the bash script does not include any 
> checking of the digest. It would be simpler to remove the digest from 
> the example, because the equivalent bash script would be very complicated.
OK, fixed and pulled digest.  I would like to add it someday for 


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