Lintian Reports

E privacy-breach-w3c-valid-html

All reports of privacy-breach-w3c-valid-html for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

This package creates a potential privacy breach by fetching W3C validation icons.

These badges may be displayed to tell readers that care has been taken to make a page compliant with W3C standards. Unfortunately, downloading the image from might expose the reader's IP address to potential tracking.

Note that these icons are non-free and must not be copied into the package. You could safely delete this W3C validation badge.

Refer to and for details.

Severity: serious, Certainty: possible

Check: files, Type: binary, udeb

Evolution of the privacy-breach-w3c-valid-html Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the privacy-breach-w3c-valid-html tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 83, overridden: 0, total: 83

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.

gkrellm-xkb 1.05-5 (binary)

libjas-java 2.5.4408-1 (binary)

lua-cgi 5.2~alpha2-1 (binary)

lua-ldap-dev 1.1.0-1-geeac494-6+b2 (binary)

lua-soap 3.0+git91419a7-1 (binary)

lua-sql-doc 2.3.4-1 (binary)

lua-xmlrpc 1.2.1-7 (binary)

lua-zip-dev 1.2.3-12 (binary)

luadoc 3.0.1+gitdb9e868-1 (binary)

tvtime 1.0.11-1 (binary)

w3-recs 20110107-1 (binary)

w3c-markup-validator 1.3+dfsg-3 (binary)