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Digital Formats Descriptions as XML
The HTML versions on the Web site are produced via an XSLT transformation, and they carry this explanatory comment: <!--This HTML FDD was generated using an XSLT transformation from an XML master FDD, based on version 1.0 of the FDD schema.-->.
XML Schema for Format Descriptions
Version 1.0, July 20, 2012.
Note that the current primary schema is also available at:
XML Format Description Documents
XML descriptions may also be accessed individually if the identifier is known, using the following path- and file-name pattern: http://www.digitalpreservation.gov/formats/fddXML/fddnnnnnn.xml. Here's an example. The HTML version of the main PDF description is here: