The info.xml file#

Use the info.xml file is required for each plug-in. It describes the plug-in and provides release notes to users for each version.

The following code is an example of a simple info.xml file.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
  <author name="IBM UrbanCode">
    <organization>IBM UrbanCode</organization>

  <integration type="Deploy"/>

  <source url=""/>

    <license type="IBM"/>

  <tool-description>Sample plug-in for IBM UrbanCode Deploy</tool-description>

    <link description="Documentation for IBM UrbanCode Deploy" 
  title="IBM Knowledge Center" type="WEBSITE" 


      <release-note plugin-version="2">
Fixed some bugs with the plug-in.
      <release-note plugin-version="1">
Fixed some bugs with the plug-in.

This file contains the following sections:

Parent topic: Creating plug-ins