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W desktop-entry-uses-reserved-category

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

This desktop entry includes a Reserved Category, one which has a desktop-specific meaning that has not yet been standardized, but does not include an OnlyShowIn key. Desktop entries using a Reserved Category must include an OnlyShowIn key limiting the entry to those environments that support the category.

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

Refer to https://specifications.freedesktop.org/menu-spec/latest/apa.html for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: certain

Check: menu-format, Type: binary

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