Short: Insert short description of file. (longer than 56 chars are clipped)
Category: Insert directory where file should go (25 chars) (case sensitive!)
Uploader: email@example.com -- we may need to contact you!
Keywords: search keywords list
CDrom Permission: Permission for CD-ROM distribution. Expected value for the CDrom field is one of:
yes written permission required no forbidden[ Note: Most fields are case-sensitive, while any whitespace always matches. ]
These keywords may be used if those listed above are not enough to specify certain features of your program.
Title: Product Name
Version: Version number
Replaces: list of old versions to be removed (full path is optional, defaults to 'Category:')
Formats: list of file formats supported
Platforms: DOS/Win3.xx/WinNT/etc, Compilers required, minimun resources
Note In addition to these keywords, you may use any of the Linux Software Map keywords where appropriate.
Category: programming/source Title: Joe's Ultimate Player Short: mpeg player V 2.0 assembler sources (TASM 3.1) Keywords: mpeg Sourcecode: asm Authors: Joe Hacker
Jim Wizard Uploader: firstname.lastname@example.org Replaces: programming/source/myfile10.zip programming/source/myfile10a.zip CDrom Permission: yes Here goes the longer, free-format description of the file.
Step 2. Upload files myfile.zip and myfile.txt in directory msdos/incoming. Use BINARY mode for any NON-ASCII files.
Step 3. Check the filesizes are correct ! Files cannot be overwritten or removed. You may try reuploading the file on another name (no 8.3 limitation) if the first attempt resulted in short file. It It advisable to upload the txt files last.
Another interesting feature is Keywords file and a Long Description Index provided for each file from now on. I hope it will serve users who are searching for certain information.
Thank you for your submission on the X2FTP. (-:
Category: Title: Version: Short: Keywords: Sourcecode: Author: (or Authors:) Uploader: (or Maintained-by:) CDrom Permission: Replaces:
X2 msdos administration ftpadm@x2ftp,oulu.fi.NO.SPAMNote: Replace any commas and the 'no.spam' from the address.
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