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Work-needing packages report for Mar 3, 2017




The following is a listing of packages for which help has been requested
through the WNPP (Work-Needing and Prospective Packages) system in the
last week.

Total number of orphaned packages: 1050 (new: 19)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 167 (new: 2)
Total number of packages requested help for: 45 (new: 1)

Please refer to http://www.debian.org/devel/wnpp/ for more information.

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The following packages have been orphaned:

   colorgcc (#856285), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: Colorizer for GCC warning/error messages
     Installations reported by Popcon: 736
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856285

   crip (#856287), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: terminal-based ripper/encoder/tagger tool
     Installations reported by Popcon: 149
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856287

   devtodo (#856286), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: hierarchical, prioritised todo list manager
     Installations reported by Popcon: 98
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856286

   easygit (#856288), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: git for mere mortals
     Installations reported by Popcon: 149
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856288

   galternatives (#856289), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: graphical setup tool for the alternatives system
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1268
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856289

   grabc (#856291), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: simple program to determine the color string in hex by
       clicking on a pixel
     Installations reported by Popcon: 75
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856291

   gstm (#856290), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: SSH tunnel manager for GNOME
     Installations reported by Popcon: 229
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856290

   inotify-tools (#856293), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: utility wrapper around inotify
     Reverse Depends: inotify-tools libinotifytools0-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3832
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856293

   libmp3splt (#856294), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: development files for libmp3splt0
     Reverse Depends: libmp3splt-dev libmp3splt0-flac libmp3splt0-mp3
       libmp3splt0-ogg mp3splt
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1169
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856294

   mergelog (#856295), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: utility that merges httpd log files by date
     Installations reported by Popcon: 73
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856295

   mp3blaster (#856480), orphaned yesterday
     Description: Full-screen console mp3 and Ogg Vorbis player
     Installations reported by Popcon: 437
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856480

   mp3splt (#856296), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: command line interface to split MP3 and Ogg Vorbis
       files without reencoding
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1055
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856296

   nast (#856297), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: packet sniffer and lan analyzer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 340
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856297

   storebackup (#856299), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: fancy compressing managing checksumming deduplicating
       hard-linking cp -ua
     Installations reported by Popcon: 131
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856299

   swatch (#856300), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: Log file viewer with regexp matching, highlighting &
       hooks
     Installations reported by Popcon: 199
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856300

   sysnews (#856301), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: program to display system news
     Installations reported by Popcon: 65
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856301

   sysvbanner (#856302), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: System-V banner clone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 980
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856302

   teseq (#856303), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: utility for rendering terminal typescripts
       human-readable
     Installations reported by Popcon: 18
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856303

   xli (#856304), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: command line tool for viewing images in X11
     Reverse Depends: imgvtopgm
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2227
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856304

1031 older packages have been omitted from this listing, see
http://www.debian.org/devel/wnpp/orphaned for a complete list.

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The following packages have been given up for adoption:

   gnokii (#856421), offered 2 days ago
     Description: Datasuite for mobile phone management
     Reverse Depends: gnokii gnokii-cli gnokii-smsd gnokii-smsd-mysql
       gnokii-smsd-pgsql gnome-phone-manager libgnokii-dev libgnokii6
       xgnokii
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1058
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856421

   libpst (#856524), offered yesterday
     Description: library for reading Microsoft Outlook PST files
     Reverse Depends: evolution-plugins libpst-dev libpst4-dbg pst-utils
       readpst
     Installations reported by Popcon: 57957
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856524

165 older packages have been omitted from this listing, see
http://www.debian.org/devel/wnpp/rfa_bypackage for a complete list.

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For the following packages help is requested:

[NEW] gnokii (#856421), requested 2 days ago
     Description: Datasuite for mobile phone management
     Reverse Depends: gnokii gnokii-cli gnokii-smsd gnokii-smsd-mysql
       gnokii-smsd-pgsql gnome-phone-manager libgnokii-dev libgnokii6
       xgnokii
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1058
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/856421

   athcool (#278442), requested 4510 days ago
     Description: Enable powersaving mode for Athlon/Duron processors
     Installations reported by Popcon: 19
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/278442

   autopkgtest (#846328), requested 92 days ago
     Description: automatic as-installed testing for Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: debci-worker openstack-pkg-tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 746
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/846328

   balsa (#642906), requested 1985 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Reverse Depends: balsa-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 690
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/642906

   busybox (#854181), requested 26 days ago
     Description: Tiny utilities for small and embedded systems
     Reverse Depends: bootcd busybox-syslogd dropbear-initramfs
       live-boot-initramfs-tools open-infrastructure-system-boot udhcpc
       udhcpd wicd-daemon zfs-initramfs
     Installations reported by Popcon: 194868
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/854181

   cups (#532097), requested 2826 days ago
     Description: Common UNIX Printing System
     Reverse Depends: bluez-cups boomaga chromium
       cinnamon-settings-daemon cloudprint cups cups-backend-bjnp
       cups-browsed cups-bsd cups-client (66 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 177883
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/532097

   cyrus-sasl2 (#799864), requested 526 days ago
     Description: authentication abstraction library
     Reverse Depends: 389-ds-base 389-ds-base-libs 389-dsgw adcli
       autofs-ldap cairo-dock-mail-plug-in claws-mail
       claws-mail-acpi-notifier claws-mail-address-keeper
       claws-mail-archiver-plugin (127 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 196107
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799864

   dee (#831388), requested 230 days ago
     Description: model to synchronize mutiple instances over DBus
     Reverse Depends: dee-tools gir1.2-dee-1.0 libdee-1.0-4-dbg
       libdee-dev zeitgeist-core
     Installations reported by Popcon: 64442
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/831388

   developers-reference (#759995), requested 915 days ago
     Description: guidelines and information for Debian developers
     Installations reported by Popcon: 19704
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/759995

   devscripts (#800413), requested 520 days ago
     Description: scripts to make the life of a Debian Package maintainer
       easier
     Reverse Depends: apt-build apt-listdifferences aptfs arriero
       bzr-builddeb customdeb debci debian-builder debmake debpear (25 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12978
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/800413

   ejabberd (#767874), requested 850 days ago
     Description: distributed, fault-tolerant Jabber/XMPP server written
       in Erlang
     Reverse Depends: ejabberd-contrib ejabberd-mod-cron
       ejabberd-mod-log-chat ejabberd-mod-logsession ejabberd-mod-logxml
       ejabberd-mod-message-log ejabberd-mod-muc-log-http
       ejabberd-mod-post-log ejabberd-mod-pottymouth ejabberd-mod-rest (4
       more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 680
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/767874

   fbcat (#565156), requested 2605 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 209
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/565156

   fgetty (#823061), requested 306 days ago
     Description: console-only getty & login (issue with nis)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1783
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/823061

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 2107 days ago
     Description: GNU implementation of the IPMI protocol
     Reverse Depends: conman freeipmi freeipmi-bmc-watchdog
       freeipmi-ipmidetect freeipmi-ipmiseld freeipmi-tools ipmitool
       libfreeipmi-dev libfreeipmi16 libipmiconsole-dev (7 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 6214
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/628062

   freerdp (#799759), requested 527 days ago
     Description: RDP client for Windows Terminal Services (X11 client)
     Reverse Depends: freerdp-x11 freerdp-x11-dbg libfreerdp-cache1.1
       libfreerdp-client1.1 libfreerdp-codec1.1 libfreerdp-common1.1.0
       libfreerdp-core1.1 libfreerdp-crypto1.1 libfreerdp-dbg
       libfreerdp-dev (30 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 78100
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799759

   gnat-gps (#496905), requested 3108 days ago
     Description: co-maintainer needed
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps
     Installations reported by Popcon: 531
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/496905

   grub2 (#248397), requested 4679 days ago
     Description: GRand Unified Bootloader
     Reverse Depends: debootstick grml-rescueboot grml2usb grub-coreboot
       grub-coreboot-bin grub-coreboot-dbg grub-disk grub-efi
       grub-efi-amd64 grub-efi-amd64-bin (37 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 193042
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/248397

   heimdal (#849325), requested 67 days ago
     Description: Heimdal Kerberos
     Reverse Depends: heimdal-clients heimdal-clients-x heimdal-dbg
       heimdal-dev heimdal-kcm heimdal-kdc heimdal-multidev heimdal-servers
       heimdal-servers-x libasn1-8-heimdal (15 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 41527
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/849325

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 2654 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1913
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/557892

   javaparser (#820471), requested 328 days ago
     Description: Java library for parsing Java 1.5.
     Reverse Depends: umlet
     Installations reported by Popcon: 816
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/820471

   jmol (#719330), requested 1300 days ago
     Description: Molecular Viewer
     Reverse Depends: jalview jmol jmol-applet libbiojava4.0-java
       sagemath
     Installations reported by Popcon: 636
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/719330

   jove (#470185), requested 3280 days ago
     Description: Jonathan's Own Version of Emacs - a compact, powerful
       editor
     Installations reported by Popcon: 415
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470185

   libapache2-mod-python (#516501), requested 2931 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Reverse Depends: check-mk-multisite
     Installations reported by Popcon: 6531
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/516501

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 3608 days ago
     Description: office productivity suite
     Reverse Depends: design-desktop gir1.2-lokdocview-0.1 gnome jabref
       jodconverter jodreports-cli libaccessodf-java libjodconverter-java
       libjodreports-java liblibreofficekitgtk (189 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 97770
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/419523

   libteam (#743212), requested 1067 days ago
     Description: library for controlling team network device
     Reverse Depends: ladvd libteam-dev libteam-utils network-manager
     Installations reported by Popcon: 80280
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743212

   logcheck (#539944), requested 2767 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
       administrator
     Reverse Depends: logcheck logster
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4678
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/539944

   munin (#655889), requested 1874 days ago
     Description: please help keeping munin 2.0 in shape
     Reverse Depends: groonga-munin-plugins mailping munin munin-async
       munin-libvirt-plugins munin-node munin-plugins-core
       munin-plugins-extra munin-plugins-java munin-plugins-openstack
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12294
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/655889

   nas (#354174), requested 4025 days ago
     Description: The Network Audio System
     Reverse Depends: acm alsaplayer-nas gbsplay isdnvboxclient
       libaudio-dev libqtgui4 mpg123 mplayer mplayer-gui nas (4 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 111525
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/354174

   net-snmp (#835654), requested 186 days ago
     Description: SNMP configuration script, MIBs and documentation
     Reverse Depends: 389-ds-base cacti cacti-spine cluster-glue
       corosync-notifyd cyrus-common dms fwbuilder
       google-cloud-print-connector hplip (33 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 114617
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/835654

   nilfs-tools (#723599), requested 1262 days ago
     Description: Continuous Snapshotting Log-structured Filesystem
     Reverse Depends: libguestfs-nilfs partclone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 716
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/723599

   nn (#470187), requested 3280 days ago
     Description: Heavy-duty USENET news reader (curses-based client)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 62
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470187

   ntp (#855342), requested 14 days ago
     Description: Network Time Protocol programs
     Reverse Depends: aiccu bwctl-server freeipa-client freeipa-server
       lava ltsp-client openstack-cloud-services openstack-compute-node
       plinth radioclk
     Installations reported by Popcon: 66361
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/855342

   openldap (#512360), requested 2963 days ago
     Description: OpenLDAP server, libraries, and utilities
     Reverse Depends: 389-admin 389-ds-base 389-ds-base-dev
       389-ds-base-libs 389-dsgw adcli alpine am-utils anope
       aolserver4-nsldap (206 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 194918
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/512360

   openssl (#332498), requested 4165 days ago
     Description: Secure Socket Layer (SSL) binary and related
       cryptographic tools
     Reverse Depends: 0install-core 389-ds-base acme-tiny afflib-tools
       alljoyn-services-1509 alljoyn-services-1604 alljoyn-thin-client-1504
       alpine amanda-client amanda-common (950 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 195352
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/332498

   openvanilla-modules (#678401), requested 1715 days ago
     Description: libraries of openvanilla input method
     Reverse Depends: openvanilla-imgeneric-data-all
       openvanilla-imgeneric-data-ja openvanilla-imgeneric-data-ko
       openvanilla-imgeneric-data-th openvanilla-imgeneric-data-vi
       openvanilla-imgeneric-data-zh-cn openvanilla-imgeneric-data-zh-hk
       openvanilla-imgeneric-data-zh-tw ucimf-openvanilla
     Installations reported by Popcon: 10
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/678401

   pam-krb5-migrate (#724346), requested 1256 days ago
     Description: PAM module for migrating to Kerberos
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/724346

   pgpool2 (#772047), requested 819 days ago
     Description: connection pool server and replication proxy for
       PostgreSQL
     Reverse Depends: libpgpool-dev pgpool2 pgpool2-dbg
       postgresql-9.5-pgpool2 postgresql-9.6-pgpool2
     Installations reported by Popcon: 155
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/772047

   php-horde-core (#686007), requested 1648 days ago
     Description: web-based groupware and other applications
     Reverse Depends: php-horde php-horde-ansel php-horde-content
       php-horde-dav php-horde-form php-horde-gollem php-horde-imp
       php-horde-ingo php-horde-kronolith php-horde-mnemo (10 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 160
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/686007

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 2914 days ago
     Description: versatile, virtual-hosting FTP daemon
     Reverse Depends: gadmin-proftpd proftpd-dev proftpd-mod-autohost
       proftpd-mod-case proftpd-mod-dnsbl proftpd-mod-fsync
       proftpd-mod-geoip proftpd-mod-ldap proftpd-mod-msg proftpd-mod-mysql
       (5 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8933
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/519175

   pulseaudio (#743303), requested 1066 days ago
     Description: PulseAudio sound server
     Reverse Depends: aegisub aiscm audacious-plugins audiotools
       baresip-x11 blueman browser-plugin-freshplayer-libpdf
       browser-plugin-freshplayer-nacl
       browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash budgie-core (173 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 129495
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743303

   qbzr (#848879), requested 72 days ago
     Description: Graphical interface for Bazaar using the Qt toolkit
     Reverse Depends: bzr-explorer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 164
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/848879

   samba (#814382), requested 385 days ago
     Description: SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix
     Reverse Depends: acccheck backuppc caja-share cifs-utils ctdb
       freeipa-server freeipa-server-trust-ad freeradius fusesmb
       gadmin-samba (46 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 136393
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/814382

   smokeping (#824712), requested 288 days ago
     Description: latency logging and graphing system
     Installations reported by Popcon: 879
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/824712

   spamassassin (#676314), requested 1730 days ago
     Description: seeking co-maintainers
     Reverse Depends: claws-mail-spamassassin fuzzyocr sa-compile sa-exim
       sa-learn-cyrus spamass-milter spamassassin-heatu spampd
     Installations reported by Popcon: 11464
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/676314

   vpnc (#818547), requested 350 days ago
     Description: Cisco-compatible VPN client
     Reverse Depends: network-manager-vpnc
     Installations reported by Popcon: 19266
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/818547

See http://www.debian.org/devel/wnpp/help_requested for more information.