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Work-needing packages report for Sep 15, 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: 1112 (new: 3)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 154 (new: 0)
Total number of packages requested help for: 44 (new: 0)

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

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The following packages have been orphaned:

   librcc (#875348), orphaned 4 days ago
     Description: Library for autoconvert codepages
     Reverse Depends: librcc-dev librccgtk2-0 moc
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1727
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/875348

   python-xmpp (#875459), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: Python library for communication with XMPP (Jabber)
       servers
     Reverse Depends: archipel-core dvcs-autosync python-jabberbot
       python-loggingx
     Installations reported by Popcon: 510
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/875459

   tclxml (#875667), orphaned yesterday
     Description: Tcl library for XML parsing
     Reverse Depends: saods9 tclxml-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 466
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/875667

1109 older packages have been omitted from this listing, see
http://www.debian.org/devel/wnpp/orphaned for a complete list.

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No new packages have been given up for adoption, but a total of 154 packages
are awaiting adoption.  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 288 days ago
     Description: automatic as-installed testing for Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: debci-worker openstack-pkg-tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 961
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/846328

   balsa (#642906), requested 2181 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Reverse Depends: balsa-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 694
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/642906

   cargo (#860116), requested 156 days ago
     Description: Rust package manager
     Reverse Depends: dh-cargo
     Installations reported by Popcon: 486
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/860116

   cups (#532097), requested 3022 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 (68 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 178458
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/532097

   cyrus-sasl2 (#799864), requested 722 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 (120 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 198402
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799864

   dee (#831388), requested 426 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: 64385
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/831388

   developers-reference (#759995), requested 1111 days ago
     Description: guidelines and information for Debian developers
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16082
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/759995

   devscripts (#800413), requested 716 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: 12949
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/800413

   ejabberd (#767874), requested 1046 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: 617
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/767874

   fbcat (#565156), requested 2801 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 191
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/565156

   fgetty (#823061), requested 502 days ago
     Description: console-only getty & login (issue with nis)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1382
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/823061

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 2303 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: 6776
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/628062

   freerdp (#799759), requested 723 days ago
     Description: RDP client for Windows Terminal Services (X11 client)
     Reverse Depends: education-desktop-other freerdp-x11
       libfreerdp-cache1.1 libfreerdp-client1.1 libfreerdp-codec1.1
       libfreerdp-common1.1.0 libfreerdp-core1.1 libfreerdp-crypto1.1
       libfreerdp-dev libfreerdp-gdi1.1 (25 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 71750
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799759

   gnat-gps (#496905), requested 3304 days ago
     Description: co-maintainer needed
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps
     Installations reported by Popcon: 511
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/496905

   grub2 (#248397), requested 4875 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: 195542
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/248397

   heimdal (#849325), requested 263 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 (16 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 32533
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/849325

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 2850 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1866
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/557892

   javaparser (#820471), requested 524 days ago
     Description: Java library for parsing Java 1.5.
     Reverse Depends: umlet
     Installations reported by Popcon: 810
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/820471

   jmol (#719330), requested 1496 days ago
     Description: Molecular Viewer
     Reverse Depends: jalview jmol jmol-applet libbiojava4.0-java
       sagemath
     Installations reported by Popcon: 900
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/719330

   jove (#470185), requested 3476 days ago
     Description: Jonathan's Own Version of Emacs - a compact, powerful
       editor
     Installations reported by Popcon: 430
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470185

   libapache2-mod-python (#516501), requested 3127 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Reverse Depends: check-mk-multisite
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5889
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/516501

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 3804 days ago
     Description: office productivity suite
     Reverse Depends: design-desktop education-desktop-mate
       education-lang-zh-tw-desktop gir1.2-lokdocview-0.1 gnome jabref
       jodconverter jodreports-cli libaccessodf-java libjodconverter-java
       (190 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 99102
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/419523

   libteam (#743212), requested 1263 days ago
     Description: library for controlling team network device
     Reverse Depends: ladvd libteam-dev libteam-utils network-manager
     Installations reported by Popcon: 85219
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743212

   logcheck (#539944), requested 2963 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
       administrator
     Reverse Depends: logcheck logster
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4652
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/539944

   munin (#655889), requested 2070 days ago
     Description: please help with maintenance
     Reverse Depends: education-main-server education-networked-common
       groonga-munin-plugins mailping munin munin-async
       munin-libvirt-plugins munin-node munin-plugins-btrfs
       munin-plugins-core (3 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12215
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/655889

   nas (#354174), requested 4221 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: 111331
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/354174

   nilfs-tools (#723599), requested 1458 days ago
     Description: Continuous Snapshotting Log-structured Filesystem
     Reverse Depends: libguestfs-nilfs partclone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 999
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/723599

   nn (#470187), requested 3476 days ago
     Description: Heavy-duty USENET news reader (curses-based client)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 70
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470187

   ntp (#855342), requested 210 days ago
     Description: Network Time Protocol programs
     Reverse Depends: aiccu bwctl-server education-main-server
       education-networked-common freeipa-client freeipa-server lava
       ltsp-client openstack-cloud-services openstack-compute-node (2 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 65975
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/855342

   numba (#864367), requested 99 days ago
     Description: on-the-fly native machine code compiler for Python
     Installations reported by Popcon: 14
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/864367

   openldap (#512360), requested 3159 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 (212 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 197255
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/512360

   openssl (#332498), requested 4361 days ago
     Description: Secure Socket Layer (SSL) binary and related
       cryptographic tools
     Reverse Depends: acme-tiny afflib-tools alljoyn-services-1509
       alljoyn-services-1604 alljoyn-thin-client-1504 amanda-client
       amanda-common amanda-server amqp-tools android-libadb (736 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 197799
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/332498

   openvanilla-modules (#678401), requested 1911 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: 5
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/678401

   pgpool2 (#772047), requested 1015 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: 132
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/772047

   php-horde-core (#686007), requested 1844 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: 180
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/686007

   pngquant (#863328), requested 112 days ago
     Description: PNG (Portable Network Graphics) image optimising
       utility
     Installations reported by Popcon: 608
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/863328

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 3110 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: 8502
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/519175

   pulseaudio (#743303), requested 1262 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 (177 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 130314
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743303

   qbzr (#848879), requested 268 days ago
     Description: Graphical interface for Bazaar using the Qt toolkit
     Reverse Depends: bzr-explorer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 151
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/848879

   samba (#814382), requested 581 days ago
     Description: SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix
     Reverse Depends: acccheck backuppc caja-share cifs-utils ctdb
       education-main-server freeipa-server freeipa-server-trust-ad
       freeradius fusesmb (56 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 136465
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/814382

   smokeping (#824712), requested 484 days ago
     Description: latency logging and graphing system
     Installations reported by Popcon: 880
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/824712

   spamassassin (#676314), requested 1926 days ago
     Description: seeking co-maintainers
     Reverse Depends: claws-mail-spamassassin
       evolution-plugin-spamassassin fuzzyocr sa-compile sa-exim
       sa-learn-cyrus spamass-milter spamassassin-heatu spampd
     Installations reported by Popcon: 10864
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/676314

   torbrowser-launcher (#796295), requested 755 days ago
     Description: helps download, update and run the Tor Browser Bundle
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2004
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/796295

   vpnc (#818547), requested 546 days ago
     Description: Cisco-compatible VPN client
     Reverse Depends: network-manager-vpnc
     Installations reported by Popcon: 14737
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/818547

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