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Work-needing packages report for Jul 28, 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: 1116 (new: 12)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 164 (new: 1)
Total number of packages requested help for: 46 (new: 0)

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

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The following packages have been orphaned:

   convlit (#869299), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: convert Microsoft Reader .LIT files to HTML
     Installations reported by Popcon: 628
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869299

   dctrl2xml (#869312), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: Debian control data to XML converter
     Installations reported by Popcon: 11
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869312

   efp (#869301), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: Escape from Pong NES game
     Installations reported by Popcon: 86
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869301

   github-backup (#869397), orphaned 4 days ago
     Description: backs up data from GitHub
     Installations reported by Popcon: 126
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869397

   libkarma (#869290), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: Rio Karma access library [development files]
     Reverse Depends: banshee karma-tools libkarma-cil libkarma-cil-dev
       libkarma-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1755
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869290

   libunwind (#869710), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: library to determine the call-chain of a program
     Reverse Depends: gdnsd intel-gpu-tools julia libgoogle-glog0v5
       libgoogle-perftools-dev libgoogle-perftools4 libheaptrack
       libunwind-dev libunwind-setjmp0 libunwind-setjmp0-dbg (6 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 11507
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869710

   magicmaze (#869294), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: rescue the maiden while avoiding the monsters
     Installations reported by Popcon: 145
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869294

   pax-britannica (#869292), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: one-button multi-player real-time strategy game
     Reverse Depends: pax-britannica
     Installations reported by Popcon: 164
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869292

   vtprint (#869295), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: Prints to term emulator via ANSI codes
     Installations reported by Popcon: 28
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869295

   wordwarvi (#869297), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: retro-styled side-scrolling shoot'em up arcade game
     Reverse Depends: wordwarvi
     Installations reported by Popcon: 151
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869297

   xfrisk (#869300), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: Server and X11 client for playing risk with humans or
       AIs
     Installations reported by Popcon: 203
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869300

   xgammon (#869298), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: Implementation of backgammon under X
     Installations reported by Popcon: 191
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869298

1104 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:

   scoop (#869224), offered 6 days ago
     Description: Python library for concurrent parallel programming
     Installations reported by Popcon: 58
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/869224

163 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 239 days ago
     Description: automatic as-installed testing for Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: debci-worker openstack-pkg-tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 890
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/846328

   balsa (#642906), requested 2132 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Reverse Depends: balsa-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 712
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/642906

   busybox (#854181), requested 173 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: 194953
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/854181

   cargo (#860116), requested 107 days ago
     Description: Rust package manager
     Reverse Depends: dh-cargo
     Installations reported by Popcon: 468
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/860116

   cups (#532097), requested 2973 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: 177048
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/532097

   cyrus-sasl2 (#799864), requested 673 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: 196370
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799864

   dee (#831388), requested 377 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: 62985
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/831388

   developers-reference (#759995), requested 1062 days ago
     Description: guidelines and information for Debian developers
     Installations reported by Popcon: 15938
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/759995

   devscripts (#800413), requested 667 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: 13089
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/800413

   ejabberd (#767874), requested 997 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: 634
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/767874

   fbcat (#565156), requested 2752 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 194
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/565156

   fgetty (#823061), requested 453 days ago
     Description: console-only getty & login (issue with nis)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1518
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/823061

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 2254 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: 6695
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/628062

   freerdp (#799759), requested 674 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 (29 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 72636
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799759

   gnat-gps (#496905), requested 3255 days ago
     Description: co-maintainer needed
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps
     Installations reported by Popcon: 520
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/496905

   grub2 (#248397), requested 4826 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 (38 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 193459
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/248397

   heimdal (#849325), requested 214 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: 34648
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/849325

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 2801 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1867
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/557892

   javaparser (#820471), requested 475 days ago
     Description: Java library for parsing Java 1.5.
     Reverse Depends: umlet
     Installations reported by Popcon: 831
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/820471

   jmol (#719330), requested 1447 days ago
     Description: Molecular Viewer
     Reverse Depends: jalview jmol jmol-applet libbiojava4.0-java
       sagemath
     Installations reported by Popcon: 775
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/719330

   jove (#470185), requested 3427 days ago
     Description: Jonathan's Own Version of Emacs - a compact, powerful
       editor
     Installations reported by Popcon: 396
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470185

   libapache2-mod-python (#516501), requested 3078 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Reverse Depends: check-mk-multisite
     Installations reported by Popcon: 6011
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/516501

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 3755 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 (190 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 97330
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/419523

   libteam (#743212), requested 1214 days ago
     Description: library for controlling team network device
     Reverse Depends: ladvd libteam-dev libteam-utils network-manager
     Installations reported by Popcon: 83319
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743212

   logcheck (#539944), requested 2914 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
       administrator
     Reverse Depends: logcheck logster
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4628
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/539944

   munin (#655889), requested 2021 days ago
     Description: please help with maintenance
     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: 12288
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/655889

   nas (#354174), requested 4172 days ago
     Description: The Network Audio System
     Reverse Depends: acm alsaplayer-nas gbsplay isdnvboxclient
       libaudio-dev libqtgui4 mpg123 mplayer mplayer-gui nas (6 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 110147
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/354174

   nilfs-tools (#723599), requested 1409 days ago
     Description: Continuous Snapshotting Log-structured Filesystem
     Reverse Depends: libguestfs-nilfs partclone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 899
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/723599

   nn (#470187), requested 3427 days ago
     Description: Heavy-duty USENET news reader (curses-based client)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 63
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470187

   ntp (#855342), requested 161 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: 65727
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/855342

   numba (#864367), requested 50 days ago
     Description: on-the-fly native machine code compiler for Python
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/864367

   openldap (#512360), requested 3110 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: 195101
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/512360

   openssl (#332498), requested 4312 days ago
     Description: Secure Socket Layer (SSL) binary and related
       cryptographic tools
     Reverse Depends: 0install-core acme-tiny afflib-tools
       alljoyn-services-1509 alljoyn-services-1604 alljoyn-thin-client-1504
       amanda-client amanda-common amanda-server amqp-tools (717 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 195788
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/332498

   openvanilla-modules (#678401), requested 1862 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: 6
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/678401

   pam-krb5-migrate (#724346), requested 1403 days ago
     Description: PAM module for migrating to Kerberos
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/724346

   pgpool2 (#772047), requested 966 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: 140
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/772047

   php-horde-core (#686007), requested 1795 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: 172
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/686007

   pngquant (#863328), requested 63 days ago
     Description: PNG (Portable Network Graphics) image optimising
       utility
     Installations reported by Popcon: 571
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/863328

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 3061 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: 8465
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/519175

   pulseaudio (#743303), requested 1213 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: 128817
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743303

   qbzr (#848879), requested 219 days ago
     Description: Graphical interface for Bazaar using the Qt toolkit
     Reverse Depends: bzr-explorer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 160
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/848879

   samba (#814382), requested 532 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 (49 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 134825
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/814382

   smokeping (#824712), requested 435 days ago
     Description: latency logging and graphing system
     Installations reported by Popcon: 888
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/824712

   spamassassin (#676314), requested 1877 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: 10908
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/676314

   torbrowser-launcher (#796295), requested 706 days ago
     Description: helps download, update and run the Tor Browser Bundle
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2066
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/796295

   vpnc (#818547), requested 497 days ago
     Description: Cisco-compatible VPN client
     Reverse Depends: network-manager-vpnc
     Installations reported by Popcon: 15725
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/818547

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