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Work-needing packages report for May 4, 2018




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: 1285 (new: 22)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 162 (new: 1)
Total number of packages requested help for: 54 (new: 0)

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

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The following packages have been orphaned:

   anacron (#897138), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: cron-like program that doesn't go by time
     Reverse Depends: checksecurity clamtk exim4-base gnumed-server
       kde-config-cron logrotate parl-desktop task-laptop
     Installations reported by Popcon: 108135
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897138

   antigrav (#897285), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: Multiplayer flying saucer racing game
     Installations reported by Popcon: 288
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897285

   ctioga2 (#897286), orphaned 2 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 234
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897286

   file-kanji (#897562), orphaned yesterday
     Description: kanji code checker
     Installations reported by Popcon: 30
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897562

   gimp-dds (#897290), orphaned 2 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 710
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897290

   gitstats (#897291), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: statistics generator for git repositories
     Installations reported by Popcon: 377
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897291

   jalview (#897294), orphaned 2 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 71
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897294

   java-wrappers (#897295), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: wrappers for java executables
     Reverse Depends: basex bnd checkstyle clirr closure-compiler
       derby-tools dtdinst electric felix-main findbugs (34 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16780
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897295

   jclassinfo (#897296), orphaned 2 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 45
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897296

   libjaba-client-java (#897297), orphaned 2 days ago
     Reverse Depends: jalview
     Installations reported by Popcon: 95
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897297

   libjfreechart-java (#897298), orphaned 2 days ago
     Reverse Depends: altos androidsdk-uiautomatorviewer cronometer igv
       jajuk libandroid-ddms-ui-java libandroidsdk-common-java
       libandroidsdk-ddmlib-java libandroidsdk-ddmuilib-java
       libandroidsdk-hierarchyviewerlib-java (7 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3510
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897298

   libjswingreader-java (#897299), orphaned 2 days ago
     Reverse Depends: jalview
     Installations reported by Popcon: 100
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897299

   libvamsas-client-java (#897300), orphaned 2 days ago
     Reverse Depends: jalview
     Installations reported by Popcon: 97
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897300

   ruby-maruku (#897306), orphaned 2 days ago
     Reverse Depends: coquelicot ruby-github-markup
     Installations reported by Popcon: 141
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897306

   ruby-rmagick (#897307), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: ImageMagick API for Ruby
     Reverse Depends: asciiart ifetch-tools imagetooth redmine ruby-gruff
       samizdat
     Installations reported by Popcon: 806
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897307

   ruby-setup (#897308), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: the setup.rb install tool for Ruby
     Reverse Depends: gem2deb
     Installations reported by Popcon: 332
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897308

   ruby-tioga (#897309), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: Ruby library for scientific graphs
     Reverse Depends: ctioga2
     Installations reported by Popcon: 251
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897309

   scalc (#897310), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: simple/symbolic calculation library (development files)
     Reverse Depends: libscalc-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 6
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897310

   statcvs (#897311), orphaned 2 days ago
     Reverse Depends: statsvn
     Installations reported by Popcon: 90
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897311

   statsvn (#897312), orphaned 2 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 83
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897312

   xml-commons-external (#897313), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: XML Commons external code - DOM, SAX, and JAXP, etc
     Reverse Depends: ditaa freeplane igv libbatik-java libfop-java
       libjaxe-java libxerces2-java pki-base-java pki-server
     Installations reported by Popcon: 75571
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897313

   yaml-mode (#897315), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: emacs mode for YAML files
     Installations reported by Popcon: 611
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897315

1263 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:

   geiser (#897140), offered 5 days ago
     Description: enhanced Scheme interaction mode for Emacs
     Reverse Depends: geiser
     Installations reported by Popcon: 61
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/897140

161 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 519 days ago
     Description: automatic as-installed testing for Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: debci-worker openstack-pkg-tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1112
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/846328

   balsa (#642906), requested 2412 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Installations reported by Popcon: 152
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/642906

   broadcom-sta (#886599), requested 115 days ago (non-free)
     Description: Broadcom STA Wireless driver (non-free)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2046
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/886599

   cargo (#860116), requested 387 days ago
     Description: Rust package manager
     Reverse Depends: dh-cargo
     Installations reported by Popcon: 627
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/860116

   cups (#532097), requested 3253 days ago
     Description: Common UNIX Printing System
     Reverse Depends: ayatana-indicator-printers bluez-cups boomaga
       chromium cinnamon-settings-daemon cloudprint cups cups-backend-bjnp
       cups-browsed cups-bsd (70 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 174520
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/532097

   cyrus-sasl2 (#799864), requested 953 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 (122 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 197135
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799864

   dee (#831388), requested 657 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: 64019
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/831388

   developers-reference (#759995), requested 1342 days ago
     Description: guidelines and information for Debian developers
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12665
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/759995

   devscripts (#800413), requested 947 days ago
     Description: scripts to make the life of a Debian Package maintainer
       easier
     Reverse Depends: apt-build apt-listdifferences aptfs arriero
       brz-debian bzr-builddeb customdeb debci debian-builder debmake (28
       more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12228
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/800413

   ed (#886643), requested 115 days ago
     Description: classic UNIX line editor
     Reverse Depends: apt-cacher libdebbugs-perl opensmtpd sn
     Installations reported by Popcon: 21579
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/886643

   ejabberd (#767874), requested 1277 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: 551
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/767874

   fbcat (#565156), requested 3032 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 199
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/565156

   fgetty (#823061), requested 733 days ago
     Description: console-only getty & login (issue with nis)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1063
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/823061

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 2534 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 libfreeipmi17 libipmiconsole-dev (7 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 6863
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/628062

   freerdp (#799759), requested 954 days ago
     Description: RDP client for Windows Terminal Services (X11 client)
     Reverse Depends: 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 libfreerdp-locale1.1 (23 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 63994
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799759

   gnat-gps (#496905), requested 3535 days ago
     Description: co-maintainer needed
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps
     Installations reported by Popcon: 519
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/496905

   gnome-shell-extension-caffeine (#891457), requested 67 days ago
     Description: GNOME Shell extension to keep your computer awake
     Installations reported by Popcon: 371
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/891457

   gnome-shell-extension-top-icons-plus (#891458), requested 67 days ago
     Description: GNOME Shell extension to move system tray icons to top
       bar
     Installations reported by Popcon: 522
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/891458

   grub2 (#248397), requested 5106 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: 194556
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/248397

   heimdal (#849325), requested 494 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 libafsauthent2 (24 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 24376
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/849325

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 3081 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1936
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/557892

   javaparser (#820471), requested 755 days ago
     Description: Java library for parsing Java 1.5.
     Reverse Depends: umlet
     Installations reported by Popcon: 310
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/820471

   jmol (#719330), requested 1727 days ago
     Description: Molecular Viewer
     Reverse Depends: jalview jmol jmol-applet libbiojava4.0-java
       sagemath
     Installations reported by Popcon: 990
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/719330

   jove (#470185), requested 3707 days ago
     Description: Jonathan's Own Version of Emacs - a compact, powerful
       editor
     Installations reported by Popcon: 370
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470185

   libapache2-mod-python (#516501), requested 3358 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Reverse Depends: check-mk-multisite
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5130
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/516501

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 4035 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
       (194 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 99326
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/419523

   libteam (#743212), requested 1494 days ago
     Description: library for controlling team network device
     Reverse Depends: ladvd libteam-dev libteam-utils network-manager
     Installations reported by Popcon: 89794
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743212

   linphone (#880926), requested 179 days ago
     Description: SIP softphone - graphical client
     Reverse Depends: kopete liblinphone-dev liblinphone5
       libmediastreamer-base3 libmediastreamer-dev libortp-dev libosmotrau2
       linphone linphone-dbg linphone-nogtk
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1794
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/880926

   logcheck (#539944), requested 3194 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
       administrator
     Reverse Depends: logcheck logster
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4227
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/539944

   ltsp (#895057), requested 27 days ago
     Description: network booted thin and fat clients
     Reverse Depends: education-ltsp-server education-thin-client
       ltsp-client ltsp-server-standalone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 322
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/895057

   munin (#655889), requested 2301 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: 11093
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/655889

   nas (#354174), requested 4452 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: 111317
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/354174

   nilfs-tools (#723599), requested 1689 days ago
     Description: Continuous Snapshotting Log-structured Filesystem
     Reverse Depends: libguestfs-nilfs partclone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1212
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/723599

   nn (#470187), requested 3707 days ago
     Description: Heavy-duty USENET news reader (curses-based client)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 69
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470187

   ntp (#855342), requested 441 days ago
     Description: Network Time Protocol programs
     Reverse Depends: bwctl-server education-main-server
       education-networked-common freeipa-server lava ltsp-client
       openstack-cloud-services openstack-compute-node plinth
     Installations reported by Popcon: 60685
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/855342

   openldap (#512360), requested 3390 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 anope aolserver4-nsldap
       apache2-bin (210 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 196249
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/512360

   openssl (#332498), requested 4592 days ago
     Description: Secure Socket Layer (SSL) binary and related
       cryptographic tools
     Reverse Depends: 389-ds-base acme-tiny afflib-tools
       alljoyn-services-1509 alljoyn-services-1604 alljoyn-thin-client-1504
       alpine amanda-client amanda-common amanda-server (908 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 196523
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/332498

   openvanilla-modules (#678401), requested 2142 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

   pdf-redact-tools (#890328), requested 79 days ago
     Description: PDF Redact Tools helps with securely redacting and
       stripping
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/890328

   pgpool2 (#772047), requested 1246 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: 136
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/772047

   php-horde-core (#686007), requested 2075 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: 177
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/686007

   phpmyadmin (#879741), requested 190 days ago
     Description: MySQL web administration tool
     Installations reported by Popcon: 17962
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/879741

   pngquant (#863328), requested 343 days ago
     Description: PNG (Portable Network Graphics) image optimising
       utility
     Installations reported by Popcon: 654
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/863328

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 3341 days ago
     Description: versatile, virtual-hosting FTP daemon
     Reverse Depends: gadmin-proftpd proftpd-dev proftpd-mod-counter
       proftpd-mod-dnsbl proftpd-mod-fsync proftpd-mod-geoip
       proftpd-mod-ldap proftpd-mod-msg proftpd-mod-mysql proftpd-mod-odbc
       (3 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8066
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/519175

   pulseaudio (#743303), requested 1493 days ago
     Description: PulseAudio sound server
     Reverse Depends: actiona aegisub aiscm audacious-plugins audiotools
       baresip-x11 blueman browser-plugin-freshplayer-libpdf
       browser-plugin-freshplayer-nacl
       browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash (191 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 130871
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743303

   pyrrd (#876679), requested 221 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 33
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876679

   qbzr (#848879), requested 499 days ago
     Description: Graphical interface for Bazaar using the Qt toolkit
     Reverse Depends: bzr-explorer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 137
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/848879

   rst2pdf (#876681), requested 221 days ago
     Description: ReportLab-based reStructuredText to PDF renderer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 427
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876681

   samba (#814382), requested 812 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: 135611
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/814382

   smokeping (#824712), requested 715 days ago
     Description: latency logging and graphing system
     Installations reported by Popcon: 830
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/824712

   spamassassin (#676314), requested 2157 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: 9188
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/676314

   swi-prolog (#896458), requested 12 days ago
     Description: ISO/Edinburgh-style Prolog interpreter
     Reverse Depends: elpa-ediprolog libppl-swi logol-bin pakcs spark
       swi-prolog swi-prolog-bdb swi-prolog-java swi-prolog-odbc
       swi-prolog-x
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1289
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/896458

   torbrowser-launcher (#796295), requested 986 days ago
     Description: helps download, update and run the Tor Browser Bundle
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2381
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/796295

   vpnc (#818547), requested 777 days ago
     Description: Cisco-compatible VPN client
     Reverse Depends: network-manager-vpnc
     Installations reported by Popcon: 11644
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/818547

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