The aim of this working group is to define an XML-based language, the Data Format Description Language (DFDL), for describing the structure of binary and textual files and data streams so that their format, structure, and metadata can be exposed.

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  • gitosis@redmine.ogf.org:standards/data-area/dfdl-wg.git

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  • http://redmine.ogf.org/git/standards/data-area/dfdl-wg.git

Latest news

Announcing Apache Daffodil (Incubating) release 2.2.0
Apache Daffodil (Incubating) version 2.2.0 has been released
Added by Michael Beckerle 18 days ago

Latest DFDL WG Call
Added by Steve Hanson 19 days ago

Apache Daffodil (incubating) 2.1.0 released
Daffodil is now "Apache Daffodil (incubating)" and version 2.1.0 released
Added by Michael Beckerle 4 months ago

ESA announce DFDL4S++ implementation of DFDL 1.0
Added by Steve Hanson 7 months ago

Announcement: Daffodil 2.0.0 Released
Major release 2.0.0 of Daffodil with parse and unparse.
Added by Michael Beckerle about 1 year ago

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