Sidecar File

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File Type Information
Supports embedding license URL: supports_license_url::yes
Supports embedding web statement: supports_web_statement::yes
Supports embedding more permissions: supports_more_permissions::yes
Metadata Location: [[Metadata location::{{{metadata_location}}}]] | (unknown) }}
Metadata Format: [[Metadata format::{{{metadata_format}}}]] | (unknown) }}

An XMP Sidecar File is a file containing serialized metadata related to a document. Sub-optimal for obvious reasons, these are used by tools, including liblicense, when the file format does not support direct embedding.

See also: XMP Specification, p 36