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Re: Should we list Patreon funding pages in d/u/metadata?




On Tue, Feb 5, 2019 at 6:02 PM Steffen Möller wrote:

> at times I now find pointers to Patron (https://www.patreon.com),
> Flattr (https://flattr.com/) et al.
> (https://alternativeto.net/software/patreon/)  in the READMEs of a
> software I am about to package. Is this something that should be
> referenced in debian/upstream/metadata? Anything speaking against it?

Yes, definitely.

> The place this should go to IMHO is d/u/metadata.  Something like:
>
> Donations:
>   - Name: Patreon
>      Entry: ImGui

According to the spec, the field is named 'Donation' and should be a URL:

https://wiki.debian.org/UpstreamMetadata

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