Lintian Reports

E appstream-metadata-legacy-format

All reports of appstream-metadata-legacy-format for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

AppStream metadata with obsolete <application> root node found. This indicate a legacy format. The metadata should follow the format the new outlined on the freedesktop.org homepage.

It is possible to validate the format using '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.

Severity: error

Check: appstream-metadata

Emitted (non-overridden): 1, overridden: 0, total: 1

The package names link to the relevant maintainer page and the corresponding report for the source package. The links go to the full maintainer report page, which includes info and experimental tags and overridden tags, rather than the default page that shows only errors and warnings.

brasero 3.12.2-6 (binary) (Debian GNOME Maintainers <pkg-gnome-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>)