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This rule belongs to the wadl-validation ruleset and states that:

A user-friendly title for the target API must be specified in the title attribute of the <doc> section nested directly within the root <application> element. If title information is not found, a default value will be assigned for it automatically during import/transformations in APIMatic.

Maximum SeverityError
MessageA title for <application> is missing.
Rule SystemSemantic
Broad CategoryAPI Metadata
Products ImpactedAPI Transformer, Code Generation, Developer Experience Portal
Tagswadl api semantic validation title doc application

Suggested Fixes

  • Ensure that a <doc> child element exists directly within the root <application> element.
  • Ensure that a title attribute exists in the <doc> child element of the <application> element.
  • Ensure that the title value is not missing/empty.

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