Results of the App Installer Meeting
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Thu Jan 27 06:56:24 PST 2011
On 27 January 2011 14:41, seth vidal <skvidal at fedoraproject.org> wrote:
> It would probably make a lot of sense to keep the description as just
Please, no. We certainly want links, formatting, headers and that kind
of thing. Paragraphs, bullets and all the things we come to expect on
a modern GUI application are really a hard requirement from my point
> Getting into various markup languages for it is going to cause pain
> later as you have to filter out cruft from the descriptions you're stuck
> with. And it will mean dealing with this data from cli will be annoying.
I don't think the CLI user should be a focus of AppStream. I also
don't think reading a page of formatted text on the CLI is going to be
terribly useful either.
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