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Work-needing packages report for Aug 24, 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: 1298 (new: 25)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 173 (new: 1)
Total number of packages requested help for: 55 (new: 0)

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

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The following packages have been orphaned:

   checkpw (#907100), orphaned today
     Description: checks password which is stored in ~/Maildir/.password
     Installations reported by Popcon: 24
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907100

   cvm (#907089), orphaned today
     Description: Credential Validation Modules
     Reverse Depends: cvm cvm-mysql cvm-pgsql libcvm1-dev mailfront
       twoftpd twoftpd-run
     Installations reported by Popcon: 59
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907089

   daemontools (#907098), orphaned today
     Description: collection of tools for managing UNIX services
     Reverse Depends: daemontools-run dqcache-run qmail-run
     Installations reported by Popcon: 987
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907098

   dash (#907085), orphaned today
     Description: POSIX-compliant shell
     Reverse Depends: apt-move ash dphys-config drbl libguestfs0
     Installations reported by Popcon: 190222
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907085

   dot-forward (#907095), orphaned today
     Description: reads sendmail's .forward files under qmail
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907095

   ezmlm-idx (#907105), orphaned today
     Description: easy-to-use, high-speed mailing list manager for qmail
     Installations reported by Popcon: 23
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907105

   fastforward (#907091), orphaned today
     Description: handles qmail forwarding according to a cdb database
     Reverse Depends: qmail-run
     Installations reported by Popcon: 103
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907091

   freecdb (#907104), orphaned today
     Description: creating and reading constant databases
     Installations reported by Popcon: 268
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907104

   ftpcopy (#907096), orphaned today
     Description: FTP clients collection
     Installations reported by Popcon: 58
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907096

   hugs98 (#907114), orphaned today
     Description: A Haskell 98 interpreter
     Reverse Depends: libhugs-alut-bundled libhugs-base-bundled
       libhugs-cabal-bundled libhugs-fgl-bundled libhugs-glut-bundled
       libhugs-haskell-src-bundled libhugs-haskell98-bundled
       libhugs-haxml-bundled libhugs-hgl-bundled libhugs-hunit-bundled (11
       more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 425
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907114

   integrit (#907097), orphaned today
     Description: A file integrity verification program
     Installations reported by Popcon: 92
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907097

   ipsvd (#907090), orphaned today
     Description: Internet protocol service daemons
     Reverse Depends: twoftpd-run
     Installations reported by Popcon: 105
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907090

   mailfront (#907086), orphaned today
     Description: mail server network protocol front-ends
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907086

   netqmail (#907099), orphaned today
     Description: a secure, reliable, efficient, simple message transfer
       agent
     Reverse Depends: qmail qmail-run
     Installations reported by Popcon: 134
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907099

   opensesame (#906671), orphaned 4 days ago
     Description: graphical experiment builder for the social sciences
     Installations reported by Popcon: 46
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/906671

   pidgin-extprefs (#907113), orphaned today
     Description: extended preferences plugin for the instant messenger
       pidgin
     Reverse Depends: gaim-extendedprefs
     Installations reported by Popcon: 558
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907113

   qmail-run (#907101), orphaned today
     Description: sets up qmail as mail-transfer-agent
     Installations reported by Popcon: 54
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907101

   qmail-tools (#907102), orphaned today
     Description: collection of tools for qmail
     Installations reported by Popcon: 26
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907102

   skalibs (#907093), orphaned today
     Description: Public domain general-purpose libraries
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907093

   socklog (#907092), orphaned today
     Description: system and kernel logging services (programs)
     Reverse Depends: socklog-run
     Installations reported by Popcon: 57
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907092

   tinydyndns (#907103), orphaned today
     Description: pop-before-dyndns service using djbdns
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907103

   twoftpd (#907087), orphaned today
     Description: a simple secure efficient FTP server (programs)
     Reverse Depends: twoftpd-run
     Installations reported by Popcon: 19
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907087

   ucspi-proxy (#907088), orphaned today
     Description: Connection proxy for UCSPI tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 9
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907088

   ucspi-tcp (#907094), orphaned today
     Description: command-line tools for building TCP client-server
       applications
     Reverse Depends: qmail-run
     Installations reported by Popcon: 378
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907094

   ucspi-unix (#907084), orphaned today
     Description: UNIX-domain socket client-server command-line tools
     Reverse Depends: bcron-run
     Installations reported by Popcon: 69
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/907084

1273 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:

   smcroute (#906889), offered 2 days ago
     Description: static multicast router daemon
     Installations reported by Popcon: 84
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/906889

172 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 631 days ago
     Description: automatic as-installed testing for Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: autodeb-worker debci-worker openstack-pkg-tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1115
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/846328

   balsa (#642906), requested 2524 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Installations reported by Popcon: 624
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/642906

   broadcom-sta (#886599), requested 227 days ago (non-free)
     Description: Broadcom STA Wireless driver (non-free)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1901
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/886599

   cargo (#860116), requested 499 days ago
     Description: Rust package manager
     Reverse Depends: dh-cargo
     Installations reported by Popcon: 631
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/860116

   cups (#532097), requested 3365 days ago
     Description: Common UNIX Printing System
     Reverse Depends: ayatana-indicator-printers bluez-cups boomaga
       chromium chromium-shell cinnamon-settings-daemon cloudprint cups
       cups-backend-bjnp cups-browsed (68 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 168202
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/532097

   cyrus-sasl2 (#799864), requested 1065 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: 191743
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799864

   dee (#831388), requested 769 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: 58478
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/831388

   developers-reference (#759995), requested 1454 days ago
     Description: guidelines and information for Debian developers
     Installations reported by Popcon: 10612
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/759995

   devscripts (#800413), requested 1059 days ago
     Description: scripts to make the life of a Debian Package maintainer
       easier
     Reverse Depends: apt-build apt-listdifferences aptfs arriero
       autodeb-worker brz-debian bzr-builddeb customdeb debci
       debian-builder (28 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12642
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/800413

   ed (#886643), requested 227 days ago
     Description: classic UNIX line editor
     Reverse Depends: apt-cacher libdebbugs-perl opensmtpd sn
     Installations reported by Popcon: 20021
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/886643

   ejabberd (#767874), requested 1389 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: 552
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/767874

   fbcat (#565156), requested 3144 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 196
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/565156

   fgetty (#823061), requested 845 days ago
     Description: console-only getty & login (issue with nis)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 979
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/823061

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 2646 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: 7466
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/628062

   freerdp (#799759), requested 1066 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: 56836
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/799759

   gnat-gps (#496905), requested 3647 days ago
     Description: co-maintainer needed
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps
     Installations reported by Popcon: 461
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/496905

   gnome-shell-extension-caffeine (#891457), requested 179 days ago
     Description: GNOME Shell extension to keep your computer awake
     Installations reported by Popcon: 341
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/891457

   gnome-shell-extension-top-icons-plus (#891458), requested 179 days ago
     Description: GNOME Shell extension to move system tray icons to top
       bar
     Installations reported by Popcon: 494
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/891458

   grub2 (#248397), requested 5218 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: 189282
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/248397

   heimdal (#849325), requested 606 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: 21240
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/849325

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 3193 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1827
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/557892

   javaparser (#820471), requested 867 days ago
     Description: Java library for parsing Java 1.5.
     Reverse Depends: umlet
     Installations reported by Popcon: 739
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/820471

   jmol (#719330), requested 1839 days ago
     Description: Molecular Viewer
     Reverse Depends: jalview jmol jmol-applet libbiojava4.0-java
       sagemath
     Installations reported by Popcon: 921
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/719330

   jove (#470185), requested 3819 days ago
     Description: Jonathan's Own Version of Emacs - a compact, powerful
       editor
     Installations reported by Popcon: 300
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470185

   julia (#906265), requested 7 days ago
     Description: ppc64el port of Julia language and LLVM-6.0
     Reverse Depends: julia libjulia-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 823
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/906265

   libapache2-mod-python (#516501), requested 3470 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Reverse Depends: check-mk-multisite
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4915
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/516501

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 4147 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 (198 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 92463
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/419523

   libteam (#743212), requested 1606 days ago
     Description: library for controlling team network device
     Reverse Depends: ladvd libteam-dev libteam-utils network-manager
     Installations reported by Popcon: 83493
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743212

   linphone (#880926), requested 291 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: 1733
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/880926

   logcheck (#539944), requested 3306 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
       administrator
     Reverse Depends: logcheck logster
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4378
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/539944

   ltsp (#895057), requested 139 days ago
     Description: network booted thin and fat clients
     Reverse Depends: ltsp-client ltsp-server-standalone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 318
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/895057

   munin (#655889), requested 2413 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: 11684
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/655889

   nas (#354174), requested 4564 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: 103605
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/354174

   nilfs-tools (#723599), requested 1801 days ago
     Description: Continuous Snapshotting Log-structured Filesystem
     Reverse Depends: libguestfs-nilfs partclone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1203
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/723599

   nn (#470187), requested 3819 days ago
     Description: Heavy-duty USENET news reader (curses-based client)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 66
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/470187

   ntp (#855342), requested 553 days ago
     Description: Network Time Protocol programs
     Reverse Depends: bwctl-server freeipa-server lava ltsp-client
       openstack-cloud-services openstack-compute-node plinth
     Installations reported by Popcon: 60557
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/855342

   openldap (#512360), requested 3502 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 (201 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 190744
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/512360

   openssl (#332498), requested 4704 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 (952 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 191254
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/332498

   openvanilla-modules (#678401), requested 2254 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: 8
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/678401

   pgpool2 (#772047), requested 1358 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: 134
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/772047

   php-horde-core (#686007), requested 2187 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: 176
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/686007

   phpmyadmin (#879741), requested 302 days ago
     Description: MySQL web administration tool
     Installations reported by Popcon: 17747
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/879741

   pngquant (#863328), requested 455 days ago
     Description: PNG (Portable Network Graphics) image optimising
       utility
     Installations reported by Popcon: 708
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/863328

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 3453 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: 7966
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/519175

   pulseaudio (#743303), requested 1605 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 (197 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 123716
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/743303

   pyrrd (#876679), requested 333 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 37
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876679

   qbzr (#848879), requested 611 days ago
     Description: Graphical interface for Bazaar using the Qt toolkit
     Reverse Depends: bzr-explorer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 133
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/848879

   rst2pdf (#876681), requested 333 days ago
     Description: ReportLab-based reStructuredText to PDF renderer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 406
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/876681

   samba (#814382), requested 924 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 (54 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 128425
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/814382

   smokeping (#824712), requested 827 days ago
     Description: latency logging and graphing system
     Installations reported by Popcon: 828
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/824712

   spamassassin (#676314), requested 2269 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: 9719
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/676314

   sparkleshare (#901994), requested 63 days ago
     Description: distributed collaboration and sharing tool
     Installations reported by Popcon: 126
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/901994

   swi-prolog (#896458), requested 124 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: 1494
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/896458

   torbrowser-launcher (#796295), requested 1098 days ago
     Description: helps download, update and run the Tor Browser Bundle
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2400
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/796295

   vpnc (#818547), requested 889 days ago
     Description: Cisco-compatible VPN client
     Reverse Depends: network-manager-vpnc
     Installations reported by Popcon: 10234
     Bug Report URL: http://bugs.debian.org/818547

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