(Required) The value provided to you by the BlackBerry Signing Authority server
The <authorId> element specifies the value provided to you by the BlackBerry Signing Authority server. The value is used to uniquely identify you. The value is required only when you want to sign your application and is retrieved from your debug token; otherwise it's optional.
A PCDATA value specifying the author identifier. You can extract the value from your debug token. For example, a value such as yYBBgMLYAU4UcBwrHAzdMHL768A represents the value generated from a debug token.