Lintian Reports

W desktop-entry-file-has-crs

All reports of desktop-entry-file-has-crs for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The desktop entry file has lines ending in CRLF instead of just LF. The Desktop Entry Specification is explicit that lines should end with only LF. The CR may be taken by some software as part of the field.

Running the following command against the given file removes any CR character in the file:

sed -i 's/\r//g' path/to/file

Refer to for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: menu-format, Type: binary

Emitted (non-overridden): 0, overridden: 1, total: 1

The package names link to the relevant maintainer page and the corresponding report for the source package. The links go to the full maintainer report page, which includes info and experimental tags and overridden tags, rather than the default page that shows only errors and warnings.

r-cran-rcmdr 2.6-0-1 (binary) (Dirk Eddelbuettel <>) overridden