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Eappstream-metadata-legacy-format

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The AppStream metadata contains the obsolete root node <application>. It was used in a a legacy format. The application metadata for your package should follow the new format described on freedesktop.org.

You can validate draft formats with 'appstreamcli validate'.

Refer to https://wiki.debian.org/AppStream/Guidelines and https://www.freedesktop.org/software/appstream/docs/chap-Metadata.html#sect-Metadata-GenericComponent for details.

Visibility: error

Check: appstream-metadata

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