info

Tag: info Parent: ivy-module

Gives identification and basic information about the module this Ivy file describes.

since 1.4 This tag supports extra attributes.

Attributes

Attribute Description Required

organisation

the name of the organisation that is the owner of this module.

Yes

module

the name of the module described by this Ivy file.

Yes

branch

the branch of this module. since 1.4

No, defaults to the default branch setting, or nothing if no default branch is configured

revision

the revision of this module.

Yes in repository Ivy files, no in Ivy files to resolve

status

the status of this module. See terminology section for details

No, default to integration

publication

the date of publication of this module. It should be given in this format: yyyyMMddHHmmss

No, but it’s a good practice to set it with delivered Ivy files

Child elements

Element Description Cardinality

extends

identifies a parent Ivy file from which this descriptor inherits content

0..n

license

contains information about the licenses of the described module

0..n

ivyauthor

describes who has contributed to write the Ivy file

0..n

repository

describes in which public repositories this module can be found

0..n

description

describes how to use the module

0..1

After the description, you can also place your own tags in your own namespace. This allow to provide some custom information about the module.