Dist::Zilla::Plugin::MetaYAML::Minimal - Generate a reductionist YAML META file for compatibility only
[MetaYAML::Minimal] filename = META.yml ; default version = 1.4 ; default
Generally, if you're creating both
META.yml, then you're doing so purely for compatibility reasons.
In such circumstances, using the same meta-data for both leads to a lot of cruft in
Dist::Zilla extension is for such circumstances.
However, if you are only shipping
META.yml and NOT
META.json, then using this extension would be harmful and cause loss of information.
Presently, this extension is a PROTOTYPE, and just culls fields leading with
x_ passed by
The final behavior may require enhancements to
CPAN::Meta::Converter and might be possibly superseded by patches to
Kent Fredric <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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