Commit 4b6ad25d authored by Zeeshan Ali's avatar Zeeshan Ali

Provide an AppData file

This is important for Maps to appear (nicely) in gnome's software
center. More details:

Based on a patch from Andreas Nilsson <>.
parent 6fed9eac
......@@ -13,11 +13,18 @@ gsettings_SCHEMAS = $(
appdatadir = $(datadir)/appdata
appdata_in_file =
appdata_DATA = $(
gnome-maps.desktop \
$(desktop_in_files) \
$(appdata_in_file) \
$(desktop_DATA) \
$(appdata_DATA) \
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<id type="desktop">gnome-maps.desktop</id>
<summary>Find places around the world</summary>
<_p>Maps gives you quick access to maps all across the world. It allows you
to quickly find the place you're looking for by searching for a city or
street, or locate a place to meet a friend.
<li>Search for country, region, city or street.</li>
<li>Search for specific types of locations, such as
"Pubs near Main Street, Boston" or
"WiFi Access near Alexanderplatz, Berlin"</li>
<_p>Maps uses the collaborative OpenStreetMap database, made by hundreds of
thousands of people across the globe.
<screenshot type="default" width="800" height="600"></screenshot>
<screenshot width="800" height="600"></screenshot>
<screenshot width="800" height="600"></screenshot>
<url type="homepage"></url>
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