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<?xml version="1.0"?>
<api>
  <query-continue>
    <alllinks galcontinue="Computer_system_guide" />
  </query-continue>
  <query>
    <pages>
      <page ns="0" title="Bracketed panorama" missing="" />
      <page pageid="2155" ns="0" title="Bashfuse" />
      <page pageid="2902" ns="0" title="Batch Rendering" />
      <page pageid="3365" ns="0" title="Bracket : Using Stacks" />
      <page pageid="6222" ns="0" title="Bracket : Using Stacks - 370" />
      <page pageid="2863" ns="0" title="Central window" />
      <page pageid="2886" ns="0" title="Clauss" />
      <page pageid="2893" ns="0" title="Color and Brightness" />
      <page pageid="1863" ns="0" title="Color and brightness" />
      <page pageid="2124" ns="0" title="Color matching images in a panorama" />
    </pages>
  </query>
</api>