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The Encoding key is deprecated in the FreeDesktop standard. Instead, all strings must now be encoded in UTF-8. This desktop entry specifies an Encoding of UTF-8. It is harmless but can be dropped.

The desktop-file-validate tool in the desktop-file-utils package may be useful for checking the syntax of desktop entries.

For more information please consult:

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.114.163. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.114.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit d219a5a. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check menu-format.

Visibility: info

The following 133 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 178 times (in any Lintian version).

There were no overrides.