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Work-needing packages report for Sep 29, 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: 1131 (new: 10)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 155 (new: 2)
Total number of packages requested help for: 46 (new: 2)

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

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The following packages have been orphaned:

   dns2tcp (#876950), orphaned yesterday
     Description: TCP over DNS tunnel client and server
     Installations reported by Popcon: 93
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876950

   gnudoq (#876956), orphaned yesterday
     Description: An open source, graphical Su Doku generator and solver
       with printer support
     Installations reported by Popcon: 155
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876956

   grafana (#876648), orphaned 4 days ago
     Description: feature rich metrics dashboard and graph editor
     Reverse Depends: grafana grafana-zabbix
     Installations reported by Popcon: 519
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876648

   gurgitate-mail (#876957), orphaned yesterday
     Description: E-mail processor and filter with configuration files in
       ruby
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876957

   libmpd (#876951), orphaned yesterday
     Description: High-level client library for accessing Music Player
       Daemon
     Reverse Depends: g15mpd gimmix glurp gmpc gmpc-dev gmpc-plugins
       libmpd-dev libmpd1-dbg qmpdclient
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1675
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876951

   polygen (#876670), orphaned 4 days ago
     Description: generator of random sentences from grammar definitions
     Reverse Depends: cappuccino ikiwiki-hosting-web polygen-data
     Installations reported by Popcon: 258
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876670

   rhash-bindings (#876751), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: LibRHash hash sums calculation library
     Installations reported by Popcon: 9
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876751

   sntop (#877100), orphaned today
     Description: A curses-based utility that polls hosts to determine
       connectivity
     Installations reported by Popcon: 208
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/877100

   sox (#876904), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: Swiss army knife of sound processing
     Reverse Depends: bpm-tools bs1770gain cicero crip daisy-player
       dvd-slideshow ebook-speaker espeakedit fadecut freedv (24 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 39157
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876904

   wmix (#877099), orphaned today
     Description: Dockapp mixer for OSS
     Installations reported by Popcon: 82
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/877099

1121 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:

   dosbox (#876772), offered 3 days ago
     Description: x86 emulator with Tandy/Herc/CGA/EGA/VGA/SVGA graphics,
       sound and DOS
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4022
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876772

   ublock-origin (#877041), offered today
     Description: general-purpose lightweight ads, malware, trackers
       blocker
     Installations reported by Popcon: 669
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/877041

153 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] pyrrd (#876679), requested 4 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 39
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876679

[NEW] rst2pdf (#876681), requested 4 days ago
     Description: ReportLab-based reStructuredText to PDF renderer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 446
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876681

   autopkgtest (#846328), requested 302 days ago
     Description: automatic as-installed testing for Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: debci-worker openstack-pkg-tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 984
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/846328

   balsa (#642906), requested 2195 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Reverse Depends: balsa-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 676
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/642906

   cargo (#860116), requested 170 days ago
     Description: Rust package manager
     Reverse Depends: dh-cargo
     Installations reported by Popcon: 484
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/860116

   cups (#532097), requested 3036 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: 177920
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/532097

   cyrus-sasl2 (#799864), requested 736 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: 197965
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799864

   dee (#831388), requested 440 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: 64203
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/831388

   developers-reference (#759995), requested 1125 days ago
     Description: guidelines and information for Debian developers
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16079
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/759995

   devscripts (#800413), requested 730 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: 12951
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/800413

   ejabberd (#767874), requested 1060 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: 600
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/767874

   fbcat (#565156), requested 2815 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 195
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/565156

   fgetty (#823061), requested 516 days ago
     Description: console-only getty & login (issue with nis)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1370
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/823061

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 2317 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: 6801
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/628062

   freerdp (#799759), requested 737 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: 71285
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799759

   gnat-gps (#496905), requested 3318 days ago
     Description: co-maintainer needed
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps
     Installations reported by Popcon: 517
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/496905

   grub2 (#248397), requested 4889 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: 195134
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/248397

   heimdal (#849325), requested 277 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: 31938
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/849325

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 2864 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1833
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/557892

   javaparser (#820471), requested 538 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 1510 days ago
     Description: Molecular Viewer
     Reverse Depends: jalview jmol jmol-applet libbiojava4.0-java
       sagemath
     Installations reported by Popcon: 893
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/719330

   jove (#470185), requested 3490 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 3141 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Reverse Depends: check-mk-multisite
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5834
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/516501

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 3818 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: 98784
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/419523

   libteam (#743212), requested 1277 days ago
     Description: library for controlling team network device
     Reverse Depends: ladvd libteam-dev libteam-utils network-manager
     Installations reported by Popcon: 85000
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743212

   logcheck (#539944), requested 2977 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
       administrator
     Reverse Depends: logcheck logster
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4646
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/539944

   munin (#655889), requested 2084 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: 12223
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/655889

   nas (#354174), requested 4235 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: 110906
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/354174

   nilfs-tools (#723599), requested 1472 days ago
     Description: Continuous Snapshotting Log-structured Filesystem
     Reverse Depends: libguestfs-nilfs partclone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1015
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/723599

   nn (#470187), requested 3490 days ago
     Description: Heavy-duty USENET news reader (curses-based client)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 68
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470187

   ntp (#855342), requested 224 days ago
     Description: Network Time Protocol programs
     Reverse Depends: bwctl-server education-main-server
       education-networked-common freeipa-client freeipa-server lava
       ltsp-client openstack-cloud-services openstack-compute-node plinth
       (1 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 65940
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/855342

   numba (#864367), requested 113 days ago
     Description: on-the-fly native machine code compiler for Python
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/864367

   openldap (#512360), requested 3173 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: 196825
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/512360

   openssl (#332498), requested 4375 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 (744 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 197372
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/332498

   openvanilla-modules (#678401), requested 1925 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

   pgpool2 (#772047), requested 1029 days ago
     Description: connection pool server and replication proxy for
       PostgreSQL
     Reverse Depends: libpgpool-dev pgpool2 pgpool2-dbg
       postgresql-10-pgpool2 postgresql-9.5-pgpool2
     Installations reported by Popcon: 138
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/772047

   php-horde-core (#686007), requested 1858 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 126 days ago
     Description: PNG (Portable Network Graphics) image optimising
       utility
     Installations reported by Popcon: 616
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/863328

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 3124 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: 8401
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/519175

   pulseaudio (#743303), requested 1276 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: 129912
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743303

   qbzr (#848879), requested 282 days ago
     Description: Graphical interface for Bazaar using the Qt toolkit
     Reverse Depends: bzr-explorer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 156
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/848879

   samba (#814382), requested 595 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: 135797
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/814382

   smokeping (#824712), requested 498 days ago
     Description: latency logging and graphing system
     Installations reported by Popcon: 870
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/824712

   spamassassin (#676314), requested 1940 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: 10767
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/676314

   torbrowser-launcher (#796295), requested 769 days ago
     Description: helps download, update and run the Tor Browser Bundle
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1991
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/796295

   vpnc (#818547), requested 560 days ago
     Description: Cisco-compatible VPN client
     Reverse Depends: network-manager-vpnc
     Installations reported by Popcon: 14344
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/818547

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