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authorMichael Palimaka <>2016-01-25 23:58:26 +1100
committerMichael Palimaka <>2016-02-01 06:07:15 +1100
commitf2fffe06c1565b6c0b70a7440d4b53befb8c56b2 (patch)
tree191be13027213dab11fa128dd7923426c5029a2d /skel.metadata.xml
parentskel.ChangeLog: remove file (diff)
skel.metadata.xml: update for GLEP 67
Diffstat (limited to 'skel.metadata.xml')
1 files changed, 11 insertions, 12 deletions
diff --git a/skel.metadata.xml b/skel.metadata.xml
index 7a496fb4133..5323b1b0882 100644
--- a/skel.metadata.xml
+++ b/skel.metadata.xml
@@ -5,30 +5,29 @@
This is the example metadata file.
The root element of this file is <pkgmetadata>. Within this element a
-number of subelements are allowed: herd, maintainer, and
-longdescription. herd is a required subelement.
+number of subelements are allowed, the most common being maintainer.
For a full description look at:
Before committing, please remove the comments from this file. They are
not relevant for general metadata.xml files.
-<!-- <herd>some-herd</herd> -->
- <email></email>
-<!-- <description>Description of the maintainership</description> -->
+<maintainer type="person">
+ <email></email>
+ <description>Primary maintainer</description>
-<!-- <longdescription>Long description of the package</longdescription> -->
+<maintainer type="project">
+ <email></email>
+ <name>Gentoo Example Project</name>
+<longdescription>Long description of the package</longdescription>
+ <flag name="aspell">Uses <pkg>app-text/aspell</pkg> for spell checking.
+ Requires an installed dictionary from <cat>app-dicts</cat></flag>
<flag name="flag">Description of how USE='flag' affects this package</flag>
<flag name="userland_GNU">Description of how USERLAND='GNU' affects this
- <flag name="aspell">Uses <pkg>app-text/aspell</pkg> for spell checking.
- Requires an installed dictionary from <cat>app-dicts</cat></flag>