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E desktop-entry-missing-required-key

All reports of desktop-entry-missing-required-key for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

Desktop entries must contain, at a minimum, the keys Type and Name.

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: error

Check: menu-format

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