Lintian Reports

W desktop-entry-invalid-category

All reports of desktop-entry-invalid-category for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

This desktop entry lists a category that is not one of the registered Main or Additional Categories in the FreeDesktop specification. Note that case is significant and whitespace is only allowed immediately before and after the equal sign in the Category key, not elsewhere in the field.

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

Refer to for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: menu-format, Type: binary

Evolution of the desktop-entry-invalid-category Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the desktop-entry-invalid-category tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 15, overridden: 33, total: 48

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.

compton-conf 0.3.0-5 (binary) overridden

deepin-picker 1.6.1-1 (binary)

fritzing 0.9.3b+dfsg-4.1 (binary)

fslint 2.44-2 (binary)

lxqt-admin 0.12.0-4 (binary) overridden

lxqt-common 0.11.2-2 (binary) overridden

lxqt-config 0.12.0-3 (binary) overridden

lxqt-globalkeys 0.12.0-3 (binary) overridden

lxqt-notificationd 0.12.0-3 (binary) overridden

lxqt-powermanagement 0.12.0-4 (binary) overridden

lxqt-session 0.12.0-5 (binary) overridden

matchbox-panel-manager 0.1-7+b1 (binary)

qwo 0.5-3 (binary)

supercollider-ide 1:3.8.0~repack-2 (binary)

tails-installer 5.0.2+dfsg-1 (binary) overridden

xshisen 1:1.51-5 (binary)