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DIZ

Short name for DizKid

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Description file (Description In Zip)

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Darkness in Zero

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Downtown Innovation Zone

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Description In Zipfile

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Debugging Information Zip

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DIZ

Diameter Of Inhibition Zone

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Direct Impact Zone

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Description In Zip

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FILE_ID.DIZ is a plain-text file containing a brief description of the content of archive to which it belongs. Such files were originally used in archives distributed through bulletin board systems (BBSes) and is still used in the warez scene. FILE_ID stands for "file identification". DIZ stands for "description in zipfile".Traditionally, a FILE_ID.DIZ should be "up to 10 lines of text, each line being no more than 45 characters long", according to v.1.9 of the specification. The concept of .DIZ files was to allow for a concise description of uploaded files to be automatically applied. Advertisements and "high-ASCII" artwork, common in .nfo files, were specifically prohibited.

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