F* - Headers Describing The File
|FD||File date produced|
|FE||File error message|
The software that created this file may implement file tampering security or content validation
- algorithmid [REQUIRED]
The algorithm used. Its up to the software that produced this file to understand this value
- checksumvalue [REQUIRED]
The value of the checksum produced by the algorithm.
File date produced
The date and time the file was generated
- date [REQUIRED]
The date the file was generated
- time [REQUIRED]
The time the file was generated
File error message
If the system that attempted to produce this file was unable to complete normally, an error message may be inserted here. The existence of this record implies the file is missing data.
- errormessage [REQUIRED]
The error message
FE Failed to produce a result due to missing information!
This describes the units used. It supports a combination of metric and U.S. customary units of measurement systems
- speed_unit [REQUIRED]
The units of speedA Value for this parameter must be one of the following:
Value Meaning kph Kilometers per hour mps Meters per second mph Miles per hour
- length_unit [REQUIRED]
The units of lengthA Value for this parameter must be one of the following:
Value Meaning meter Meter. This can also be written as "metre" foot Foot. This can also be written as "ft" inch Inch
- mass_unit [REQUIRED]
The units of massA Value for this parameter must be one of the following:
Value Meaning kg Kilograms lb US pounds
Shorthand to set units to 'kph,meter,kg'
Shorthand to set units to 'mph,foot,lb'
If this record is not present in the file, the following record is implied
Describes what version of software was used to produce the data file
- gcversion [REQUIRED]
This should always be "1" while the file format is in version 1.
- producer [optional]
Any short text identifying the system that produced the file. Data suppliers can use this to track versions of their software that created the data file.
- sourcefile(x) [optional]
This may be used if conversion was done from another source file
This parameter may be repeated
FV 1,ReportMaker 4.3.25
Two source files were used by 'My system V2.3' to produce this output
FV 1,My system V2.3,sourcefile1.dat,sourcefile2.dat
File Tally Totals Namespace
Namespace for count records [RESERVED FOR FUTURE USE]