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Work-needing packages report for Mar 31, 2006



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: 269 (new: 4)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 87 (new: 5)
Total number of packages requested help for: 20 (new: 0)

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

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The following packages have been orphaned:

   haskell-hsql (#358873), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: Multi-Database Interface System for Haskell
     Reverse Depends: libghc6-haskelldb-dev libghc6-hsql-mysql-dev
       libghc6-hsql-odbc-dev libghc6-hsql-postgresql-dev
       libghc6-hsql-sqlite-dev libghc6-hsql-sqlite3-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 21

   libemail-abstract-perl (#358895), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: library that presents unified interface to mail
       representations
     Reverse Depends: libmail-listdetector-perl
     Installations reported by Popcon: 453

   libmodule-pluggable-perl (#358894), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: Automatically provide your module the ability to accept
       plugins
     Reverse Depends: libemail-abstract-perl libemail-foldertype-perl
     Installations reported by Popcon: 464

   tkps (#360057), orphaned today
     Description: X-based process management tool similar to 'top'
     Installations reported by Popcon: 61

265 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:

   isakmpd (#358800), offered 6 days ago
     Description: The Internet Key Exchange protocol openbsd
       implementation
     Installations reported by Popcon: 10

   l2tpd (#358799), offered 6 days ago
     Description: A layer 2 tunneling protocol implementation.
     Installations reported by Popcon: 42

   libdata-compare-perl (#358801), offered 6 days ago
     Description: Compare two perl data structures recursively.
     Reverse Depends: libsnmp-mib-compiler-perl
     Installations reported by Popcon: 62

   libnet-ping-external-perl (#358802), offered 6 days ago
     Description: Provide an interface to the system ping command.
     Installations reported by Popcon: 39

   xbae (#359269), offered 3 days ago
     Description: Xbae Matrix Widget development package
     Reverse Depends: libxbae-dev twlog

82 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:

   aboot (#315592), requested 280 days ago
     Description: Alpha bootloader: Looking for co-maintainers
     Reverse Depends: aboot aboot-cross dfsbuild ltsp-server
     Installations reported by Popcon: 48

   athcool (#278442), requested 520 days ago
     Description: Enable powersaving mode for Athlon/Duron processors
     Installations reported by Popcon: 211

   cvs (#354176), requested 35 days ago
     Description: Concurrent Versions System
     Reverse Depends: bonsai cvs-autoreleasedeb cvs-buildpackage cvs2cl
       cvs2html cvsconnect cvsd cvsdelta cvsps cvsreport (15 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 6592

   docbook (#358522), requested 8 days ago
     Description: standard SGML representation system for technical
       documents
     Reverse Depends: alcovebook-sgml docbook-dsssl docbook-to-man
       sgmltools-lite
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3359

   docbook-xml (#358520), requested 8 days ago
     Description: standard XML documentation system, for software and
       systems
     Reverse Depends: dblatex docbook-dsssl docbook-ebnf
       docbook-html-forms docbook-jrefentry docbook-mathml docbook-simple
       docbook-slides docbook-website docbook-xsl-stylesheets-ko (6 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 6891

   dpkg (#282283), requested 495 days ago
     Description: dselect: a user tool to manage Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: alien alsa-source and apt-build apt-src backuppc
       build-essential clamsmtp crosshurd cvs-autoreleasedeb (87 more
       omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 11461

   grub (#248397), requested 689 days ago
     Description: GRand Unified Bootloader
     Reverse Depends: dfsbuild grub-splashimages grubconf replicator
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8311

   gtkpod (#319711), requested 249 days ago
     Description: manage songs and playlists on an Apple iPod
     Installations reported by Popcon: 292

   mwavem (#313369), requested 290 days ago (non-free)
     Description: Mwave/ACP modem support software
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3

   nas (#354174), requested 35 days ago
     Description: The Network Audio System
     Reverse Depends: abakus abuse acm acm4 adonthell adplay
       alsaplayer-nas apollon ark arson (260 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 7524

   openssl (#332498), requested 175 days ago
     Description: Secure Socket Layer (SSL) binary and related
       cryptographic tools
     Reverse Depends: afbackup afbackup-client amap amaya anon-proxy
       aolserver4-nsimap aolserver4-nsopenssl apache-dbg apache-ssl
       apache2-common (504 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 10183

   parted (#262885), requested 605 days ago
     Description: Searching co-maintainer for the parted package.
     Reverse Depends: aboot-installer autopartkit elilo-installer gparted
       libparted1.6-dbg libparted1.6-dev libparted1.6-i18n lvmcfg-utils
       mindi partconf (8 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2342

   pbbuttonsd (#270558), requested 569 days ago
     Description: PBButtons daemon to handle special hotkeys of Apple
       computers
     Reverse Depends: gtkpbbuttons gtkpbbuttons-gnome pbbuttonsd-dev
       powerprefs
     Installations reported by Popcon: 72

   phpgroupware (#339625), requested 133 days ago
     Description: web based groupware suite
     Reverse Depends: phpgroupware phpgroupware-addressbook
       phpgroupware-admin phpgroupware-bookmarks phpgroupware-calendar
       phpgroupware-chat phpgroupware-comic phpgroupware-developer-tools
       phpgroupware-dj phpgroupware-eldaptir (34 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 87

   sgml-data (#358521), requested 8 days ago
     Description: common SGML and XML data
     Reverse Depends: alml debiandoc-sgml debiandoc2dbxml docbook
       docbook-dsssl docbook-xml epiphany-extensions linuxdoc-tools psgml
       sgmltexi (5 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 7277

   sourcenav (#263051), requested 605 days ago
     Description: Source code analysis, editor, browser and build tool:
       Looking for co-maintainer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 165

   stlport4.6 (#263052), requested 605 days ago
     Description: STLport C++ class library
     Reverse Depends: libstlport4.6-dev openoffice.org-base
       openoffice.org-calc openoffice.org-core openoffice.org-dev
       openoffice.org-draw openoffice.org-evolution
       openoffice.org-filter-so52 openoffice.org-gnome
       openoffice.org-impress (4 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4140

   thinkpad (#353736), requested 174 days ago
     Description: Source code and configuration files for
       thinkpad-modules packages
     Reverse Depends: tpctl
     Installations reported by Popcon: 162

   tpctl (#332648), requested 174 days ago
     Description: ThinkPad hardware configuration tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 133

   unicorn (#345547), requested 88 days ago (non-free)
     Description: comaintainer with x86 hardware searched.
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12

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



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