The supporting data consists of non-specification materials needed to support the releases. The supporting data includes DTDs, XML schemas, WSDL packages, JSD and WebIDL files. When a release is published supporting data files may be placed in the directories listed below. For the list of published releases see http://www.openmobilealliance.org/wp .
|DTDs||Provides the storage area for the Document Type Definitions (DTDs). A DTD is a set of markup declarations that define a document type.|
|Profile Data (Schemas, UAProf)||Provides access to specified schema (and other related files). XML Schemas describe the structure and the constraints on the content of XML documents.|
|WSDL Packages||Provides access to the available Web Services Description Language (WSDL) Packages that describe the functionality offered by web services.|
|JSD Files||Provides access to the available JSON Schema Definition (JSD) packages that define the structure of JSON data using a JSON based format.|
|Web IDL Files||Provides access to the available Web IDL Packages that are used to describe interfaces implemented in web browsers.|
The file extensions used for the supporting data files are listed in the following table.
|ddf||Device Description Framework|
|dtd||Document Type Definition|
|wsdl||Web Services Description Language|
|xml||Extensible Markup Language|
|xsd||XML Schema Document|
Note the files on each of the Supporting Data web pages are listed in alphabetic order.