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Eappstream-metadata-legacy-format

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.55. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.108.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit a1e47cb. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check appstream-metadata.

Visibility: error

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'.

For more information please consult:

The following 21 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 21 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 1 overrides. The tag performed 95% of the time.