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Name Standard Data Format
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/1555
Classification Text (Structured)
Description Standard Data Format (SDF) files are commonly used to transfer data between different programs. SDF files are formatted ASCII text files, in which fields are delimited with a particular character (usually a space), and each record ends with a carriage return and/or line feed.
Byte order  
Related file formats None.
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by None.
Supported by None.
Source National Library of Australia / National Library of Australia
Source date 22 Nov 2021
Source description  
Last updated 22 Nov 2021
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