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Revised Release Critical Bugreport for October 29

As some if you noticed the last post was somewhat bogus since I forgot to
update the pointers to the last posting status. To prevent this from happening
again I've automated that part of the process. Here is the correct report:

Bug stamp-out list for Oct 29 00:08 (CST)

Changes since Oct 23 08:16 (CST)

18 release-critical bugs were closed and 16 were opened.

Closed/downgraded release-critical bugs:
   balsa: 27726, 27894
   binutils-multiarch: 28409
   fakeroot: 27794
   ftp.debian.org: 28397
   gcc: 26100
   gnome-gxsnmp: 25866
   groff: 27790
   lg-issue15: 28025
   libapache-mod-put: 28135
   lpr: 28009
   makedev: 28029, 28143
   mutt-i: 28334
   netstd: 28256
   perl: 28250
   procps: 28178
   rt: 23583
Opened/upgraded release-critical bugs:
   boot-floppies: 28472
   dpkg: 28519
   ethiop: 24573
   g++: 28626
   gnome-core: 28678
   makedev: 27720, 28644
   prcs: 28667
   sgml-data: 28615
   ssltelnet: 28448
   util-linux: 28652
   xbase: 28437
   xbase-clients: 28504
   xserver-common: 28436, 28552
   xserver-svga: 28574

Total number of release-critical bugs: 87


Package: amaya
Maintainer: Steve Dunham <dunham@debian.org>
  28390  Pages not displayed                                                    

Package: apache-common
Maintainer: Johnie Ingram <johnie@debian.org>
  25990  apache-common: apache expects passwd.db but not dbmmanage              

Package: base-passwd
Maintainer: Galen Hazelwood <galenh@micron.net>
  25882  various system users inherited my personal gid (100) !                 

Package: boot-floppies
Maintainer: Enrique Zanardi <sr1-boot-floppies@debian.org>
  26584  lomem install doesn't activate swap                                    
  27061  boot-floppies' .bash_profile for root prompt for pkgsel is confusing   
  27970  newt dependencies                                                      
  28201  boot floppies for 2.0 do not make system bootable                      
  28472  boot-floppies: needs package in contrib to build                       

Package: bsdmainutils
Maintainer: Austin Donnelly <and1000@debian.org>
  27321  wordlists moving to /usr/share/dict                                    

Package: cron
Maintainer: Steve Greenland <stevegr@master.debian.org>
  26705  RedHat (possible) buffer overflow fixes                                

Package: cvs-pcl
Maintainer: Tom Lees <tom@lpsg.demon.co.uk>
  20625  cvs-pcl: Compilation of elc files fails                                

Package: dhcp-client-beta
Maintainer: Rich Sahlender <rsahlen@debian.org>
  18322  dhclient-script problem with "EXPIRE"                                  
  19767  dhcp-client-beta has no /usr/doc directory                             

Package: dpkg
Maintainer: Klee Dienes and Ian Jackson <dpkg-maint@chiark.greenend.org.uk>
  17624  dpkg: installs regular dir when .deb contains symlink !                
  1797   upgrade/downgrade dependency calculation problem                       
  20401  Problems updating bo -> hamm                                           
  21182  dpkg: dpkg can go into an infinite loop with --force-configure-any     
  28519  dpkg: dpkg creates circular symlinks                                   

Package: ethiop
Maintainer: Paul Seelig <pseelig@goofy.zdv.uni-mainz.de>
  24573  ethiop is in main but is not DFSG-free                                 

Package: ftp.debian.org
Maintainer: Guy Maor <ftpmaster@debian.org>
  26920  ftp.debian.org: package installation procedure problem                 
  27381  libg++272-dev and libstdc++2.8-dev conflict, being both standard!!     
  27642  exim needs to be made standard, smail needs to be made optional        

Package: g++
Maintainer: Galen Hazelwood <galenh-egcs@debian.org>
  28626  Slink g++ ver 2.91 has a possable memory leak                          

Package: gnome-core
Maintainer: Jim Pick <jim@jimpick.com>
  28678  gnome-core: gnome-help-browser crashes                                 

Package: isapnptools
Maintainer: Frederic Lepied <Lepied@debian.org>
  28136  compiled for dev kernel                                                

Package: junkbuster
Maintainer: Paul Haggart <phaggart@debian.org>
  25258  junkbuster: junkbuster has security holes                              

Package: kbackup
Maintainer: Jens Ritter <grimaldi@debian.org>
  26903  kbackup: kbackup splits exclude dir/files on vfat partitions with spaces at the space

Package: libc6
Maintainer: Dale Scheetz <dwarf@polaris.net>
  26147  dlopen() corrupts heap, dlclose() reads free()'d memory                
  27314  libc6: wrong shlibs file                                               
  27334  libc6: breaks sendmail, probably problem in resolver                   
  27403  libc6: fsck error occure after ldconfig                                
  28251  libc should cause programs which leave stuff in stdio to fail          

Package: libjpeg6b
Maintainer: Mark Mickan <mmickan@debian.org>
  28341  libjpeg6b: Doesn't use upstream soname (and other bits)                

Package: libmagick4-dev
Maintainer: Scott K. Ellis <scott@debian.org>
  19332  libmagick: ldconfig-symlink-before-shlib-in-deb LI#67                  

Package: libpgjava
Maintainer: Oliver Elphick <Oliver.Elphick@lfix.co.uk>
  27753  libpgjava: depends on jdk1.1-runtime, which is now included in jdk1.1  

Package: libsrp-dev
Maintainer: Ian Lynagh <ian@lynagh.demon.co.uk>
  28082  libsrp-dev is not DFSG free software                                   

Package: lists-archives
Maintainer: Johnie Ingram <johnie@debian.org>
  26384  lists-archives: Missing conffiles                                      

Package: login.app
Maintainer: Marcelo E. Magallon <mmagallo@debian.org>
  28069  Login.app breaks *all* Motif/lesstif apps upon restart                 

Package: lyx
Maintainer: Stuart Lamble <lamble@yoyo.cc.monash.edu.au>
  28222  LyX doesn't work on a fresh install                                    

Package: makedev
Maintainer: Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
  27720  makedev: doesn't know how to make most devices                         
  28644  makedev: ISDN device /dev/isdnctrl not included                        

Package: mawk
Maintainer: James Troup <awkmaint@nocrew.org>
  28249  mawk doesn't check write errors                                        

Package: mozilla
Maintainer: Debian QA group <debian-qa@lists.debian.org>
  26712  mozilla: crashes on startup                                            

Package: nasm
Maintainer: Vincent Renardias <vincent@waw.com>
  21945  nasm: please update copyright file                                     

Package: netscape4
Maintainer: Brian White <bcwhite@pobox.com>
  28129  netscape4: Inappropriately requires glibc in filename                  

Package: nonus.debian.org
Maintainer: Sven Rudolph <sr1@inf.tu-dresden.de>
  18572  nonus.debian.org: remove des-solnet_1.03-5.deb                         
  18785  nonus.debian.org: incoming backlog                                     
  18887  des-solnet: package description                                        
  20773  nonus.debian.org: please remove gnupg from frozen                      
  21423  Dpkg-ftp can't handle alternative distributions                        
  22287  nonus.debian.org with incorrect layout                                 
  23642  Packages                                                               
  25198  nonus.debian.org: Packages don't exist                                 

Package: pcmcia-modules-2.0.34
Maintainer: Brian Mays <brian@debian.org>
  27395  pcmcia-modules are totally broken out of the box                       

Package: prcs
Maintainer: Herbert Xu <herbert@debian.org>
  28667  Bug in MD5 checksum computation                                        

Package: python-tk
Maintainer: Gregor Hoffleit <flight@debian.org>
  28048  python-tk depends on tkstep8.0                                         

Package: qftp
Maintainer: Robert S. Edmonds <edmonds@freewwweb.com>
  27791  qftp depends on missing libary.                                        

Package: secure-su
Maintainer: Guy Maor <maor@debian.org>
  26827  secure-su breaks findutils (And who knows what else)                   

Package: sed
Maintainer: Wichert Akkerman <wakkerma@debian.org>
  28248  sed doesn't check write errors                                         

Package: sgml-data
Maintainer: Adam P. Harris <aph@debian.org>
  28615  sgml-data: will not purge due to nonexistent `install-sgmlcatalog'     

Package: shellutils
Maintainer: Galen Hazelwood <galenh@micron.net>
  28245  shellutils printf doesn't check write errors                           

Package: ssh
Maintainer: Philip Hands <phil@hands.com>
  27415  ssh suddenly requires controlling tty                                  

Package: ssltelnet
Maintainer: Christoph Martin <christoph.martin@uni-mainz.de>
  28448  ssltelnet can append to any file                                       

Package: tkstep8.0
Maintainer: Federico Di Gregorio <fog@debian.org>
  19255  Tkstep8.0 doesn't mention dependencies on tiff, jpeg and Xpm.          

Package: umich-ldapd
Maintainer: Dermot Bradley <bradley@debian.org>
  28144  umich-ldapd: Root password cleartext world-readable!                   

Package: util-linux
Maintainer: Guy Maor <maor@debian.org>
  28652  util-linux: new upstream release available                             

Package: vrwave
Maintainer: Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Pen~a <jfs@computer.org>
  23436  vrwave should maybe go in contrib?                                     

Package: wn
Maintainer: Jean Pierre LeJacq <jplejacq@quoininc.com>
  27966  wn doesn't start                                                       

Package: xbase
Maintainer: Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org>
  28254  xbase: getreal problem in preinst                                      
  28329  Still cannot install xbase                                             
  28344  xbase upgrade still a horror (getinode this time)                      
  28361  xbase_3.3.2.3a-4 missing executables                                   
  28437  xbase: xbase cleared my /etc/X11/window-managers                       

Package: xbase-clients
Maintainer: Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org>
  28504  xbase-clients: Lots of problems                                        

Package: xdm
Maintainer: Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org>
  27967  xbase: xdm can (frequently does) render machine unusable               
  28345  xdm: doesn't check if in X                                             

Package: xfonts-75dpi
Maintainer: Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org>
  28388  Should Provide xfnt75                                                  

Package: xfs
Maintainer: Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org>
  28398  xfs: xfs writes to /usr/..../fs-errors                                 

Package: xlib6
Maintainer: Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org>
  28242  xlib6: getreal problem in preinst                                      

Package: xserver-common
Maintainer: Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org>
  26880  dpkg: Creating XF86Config during install freezes VT                    
  28295  xserver-common: XF86Config(5)                                          
  28436  Errors installing xserver-common                                       
  28552  xserver-common: parse-xf86config to restrictve                         

Package: xserver-svga
Maintainer: Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org>
  28574  X broken                                                               

Package: xswallow
Maintainer: Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Pen~a <jfs@computer.org>
  25932  Xswallow should be in contrib                                          

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