Please note that this API has been superceded by CMIS (specifically, the CMIS SOAP binding). It's use is no longer recommended. This functionality was removed from Alfresco in 5.0.b.
CML (Content Manipulation Language) provides a set of simple statements for updating a Repository. The statements are described in XML Schema and as such can either be represented as XML documents or mapped to other representations such as Java objects or appropriate client language binding.
Multiple statements may be collected together into a single document.