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authorAvatar Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@googlemail.com> 2011-04-04 14:27:11 +0100
committerAvatar Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@googlemail.com> 2011-04-04 14:27:11 +0100
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@@ -40,7 +40,8 @@ the following order:</p>
<li><code>[.key?]</code>: Match only if the specified metadata key exists. <code>key</code> may be a key's raw
name (e.g. <code>DESCRIPTION</code>, <code>DEPEND</code>) or a role prefixed with a dollar sign (e.g.
<code>$short_description</code>, <code>$build_dependencies</code>). If the key's name is prefixed with
- <code>::</code>, metadata from the repository rather than the package ID is checked.</li>
+ <code>::</code>, metadata from the repository rather than the package ID is checked. If the key is in
+ <code>(parens)</code>, matches masks by role, token or associated key (and <code>(*)</code> matches any mask).</li>
<li><code>[.key=value]</code>: Match only if the specified metadata key has a particular exact value. Only works for
simple values, sets and sequences, not spec trees and other complex compound keys. If <code>&lt;</code> is used in