Lintian Reports

I desktop-entry-lacks-icon-entry

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

This .desktop file does not contain an "Icon" entry.

"Icon" is the name of the file (without the extension) of the icon displayed by this .desktop file. The icon is searched in the different icon themes. If the name is an absolute path, the given file will be used. The icon should be unique enough to help the user to recogninse the application.

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

Refer to,, and for details.

Severity: wishlist, Certainty: certain

Check: menu-format, Type: binary

Evolution of the desktop-entry-lacks-icon-entry Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the desktop-entry-lacks-icon-entry tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 231, overridden: 4, total: 235

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.

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