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Work-needing packages report for Apr 7, 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: 1067 (new: 5)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 159 (new: 1)
Total number of packages requested help for: 42 (new: 0)

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

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The following packages have been orphaned:

   eancheck (#859485), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: Check digit validator for EAN/PLU/UPC barcode numbers
     Installations reported by Popcon: 32
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/859485

   fonts-humor-sans (#859180), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: Font that looks like handwritten text
     Installations reported by Popcon: 447
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/859180

   pycryptopp (#859182), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: python wrappers for the crypto++ library
     Reverse Depends: python-pycryptopp-dbg tahoe-lafs
     Installations reported by Popcon: 568
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/859182

   shutilwhich (#859181), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: backport of python3's shutil.which module
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/859181

   zfec (#859186), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: fast erasure codec with python bindings
     Reverse Depends: tahoe-lafs
     Installations reported by Popcon: 186
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/859186

1062 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:

   molly-guard (#859596), offered yesterday
     Description: protects machines from accidental shutdowns/reboots
     Installations reported by Popcon: 7496
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/859596

158 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:

   autopkgtest (#846328), requested 127 days ago
     Description: automatic as-installed testing for Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: debci-worker openstack-pkg-tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 766
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/846328

   balsa (#642906), requested 2020 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Reverse Depends: balsa-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 695
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/642906

   busybox (#854181), requested 61 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: 194499
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/854181

   cups (#532097), requested 2861 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: 177982
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/532097

   cyrus-sasl2 (#799864), requested 561 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: 195739
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799864

   dee (#831388), requested 265 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: 64483
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/831388

   developers-reference (#759995), requested 950 days ago
     Description: guidelines and information for Debian developers
     Installations reported by Popcon: 19603
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/759995

   devscripts (#800413), requested 555 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 (24 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12993
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/800413

   ejabberd (#767874), requested 885 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: 652
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/767874

   fbcat (#565156), requested 2640 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 194
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/565156

   fgetty (#823061), requested 341 days ago
     Description: console-only getty & login (issue with nis)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1734
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/823061

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 2142 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: 6231
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/628062

   freerdp (#799759), requested 562 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: 78244
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799759

   gnat-gps (#496905), requested 3143 days ago
     Description: co-maintainer needed
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps
     Installations reported by Popcon: 535
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/496905

   grub2 (#248397), requested 4714 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: 192789
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/248397

   heimdal (#849325), requested 102 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: 41071
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/849325

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 2689 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1938
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/557892

   javaparser (#820471), requested 363 days ago
     Description: Java library for parsing Java 1.5.
     Reverse Depends: umlet
     Installations reported by Popcon: 799
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/820471

   jmol (#719330), requested 1335 days ago
     Description: Molecular Viewer
     Reverse Depends: jalview jmol jmol-applet libbiojava4.0-java
       sagemath
     Installations reported by Popcon: 668
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/719330

   jove (#470185), requested 3315 days ago
     Description: Jonathan's Own Version of Emacs - a compact, powerful
       editor
     Installations reported by Popcon: 403
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470185

   libapache2-mod-python (#516501), requested 2966 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Reverse Depends: check-mk-multisite
     Installations reported by Popcon: 6441
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/516501

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 3643 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: 100552
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/419523

   libteam (#743212), requested 1102 days ago
     Description: library for controlling team network device
     Reverse Depends: ladvd libteam-dev libteam-utils network-manager
     Installations reported by Popcon: 80794
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743212

   logcheck (#539944), requested 2802 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
       administrator
     Reverse Depends: logcheck logster
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4647
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/539944

   munin (#655889), requested 1909 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-btrfs
       munin-plugins-core munin-plugins-extra munin-plugins-java (1 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12284
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/655889

   nas (#354174), requested 4060 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: 111276
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/354174

   nilfs-tools (#723599), requested 1297 days ago
     Description: Continuous Snapshotting Log-structured Filesystem
     Reverse Depends: libguestfs-nilfs partclone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 720
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/723599

   nn (#470187), requested 3315 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 49 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: 66647
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/855342

   openldap (#512360), requested 2998 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 (207 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 194633
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/512360

   openssl (#332498), requested 4200 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 (961 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 195150
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/332498

   openvanilla-modules (#678401), requested 1750 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 1291 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 854 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: 145
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/772047

   php-horde-core (#686007), requested 1683 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: 167
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/686007

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 2949 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: 8782
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/519175

   pulseaudio (#743303), requested 1101 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: 129287
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743303

   qbzr (#848879), requested 107 days ago
     Description: Graphical interface for Bazaar using the Qt toolkit
     Reverse Depends: bzr-explorer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 169
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/848879

   samba (#814382), requested 420 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 (48 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 135833
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/814382

   smokeping (#824712), requested 323 days ago
     Description: latency logging and graphing system
     Installations reported by Popcon: 881
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/824712

   spamassassin (#676314), requested 1765 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: 11283
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/676314

   vpnc (#818547), requested 385 days ago
     Description: Cisco-compatible VPN client
     Reverse Depends: network-manager-vpnc
     Installations reported by Popcon: 19115
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/818547

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