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Work-needing packages report for May 26, 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: 285 (new: 3)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 77 (new: 0)
Total number of packages requested help for: 18 (new: 0)

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


The following packages have been orphaned:

   aqsis (#368070), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: suite of applications implementing the RenderMan
     Reverse Depends: aqsis aqsis-libs-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 25

   pyching (#368820), orphaned yesterday
     Description: iching consulation program
     Installations reported by Popcon: 42

   websieve (#368099), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: Web based Cyrus IMAP user admin client
     Installations reported by Popcon: 42

282 older packages have been omitted from this listing, see
http://www.debian.org/devel/wnpp/orphaned for a complete list.


No new packages have been given up for adoption, but a total of 77 packages
are awaiting adoption.  See http://www.debian.org/devel/wnpp/rfa_bypackage
for a complete list.


For the following packages help is requested:

   aboot (#315592), requested 336 days ago
     Description: Alpha bootloader: Looking for co-maintainers
     Reverse Depends: aboot aboot-cross dfsbuild ltsp-server
     Installations reported by Popcon: 51

   apt-build (#365427), requested 26 days ago
     Description: Need new developer(s)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 407

   athcool (#278442), requested 576 days ago
     Description: Enable powersaving mode for Athlon/Duron processors
     Installations reported by Popcon: 221

   cvs (#354176), requested 91 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: 7019

   docbook (#358522), requested 64 days ago
     Description: standard SGML representation system for technical
     Reverse Depends: alcovebook-sgml docbook-dsssl docbook-to-man
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3350

   docbook-xml (#358520), requested 64 days ago
     Description: standard XML documentation system, for software and
     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
     Installations reported by Popcon: 7737

   dpkg (#282283), requested 551 days ago
     Description: dselect: a user tool to manage Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: alien alsa-source apt-build apt-src backuppc
       build-essential clamsmtp crosshurd cvs-autoreleasedeb
       cvs-buildpackage (85 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12897

   grub (#248397), requested 745 days ago
     Description: GRand Unified Bootloader
     Reverse Depends: dfsbuild grub-splashimages grubconf replicator
     Installations reported by Popcon: 9713

   gtkpod (#319711), requested 305 days ago
     Description: manage songs and playlists on an Apple iPod
     Installations reported by Popcon: 318

   mwavem (#313369), requested 346 days ago (non-free)
     Description: Mwave/ACP modem support software
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4

   nas (#354174), requested 91 days ago
     Description: The Network Audio System
     Reverse Depends: abakus abuse acm acm4 alsaplayer-nas apollon ark
       arson asc audiooss (242 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8549

   openssl (#332498), requested 231 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 (520 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 11467

   parted (#262885), requested 661 days ago
     Description: Searching co-maintainer for the parted package.
     Reverse Depends: aboot-installer elilo-installer libparted1.7-dbg
       libparted1.7-dev libparted1.7-i18n lvmcfg-utils mindi parted
       parted-udeb prep-installer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2415

   pbbuttonsd (#270558), requested 625 days ago
     Description: PBButtons daemon to handle special hotkeys of Apple
     Reverse Depends: gtkpbbuttons gtkpbbuttons-gnome pbbuttonsd-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 75

   sgml-data (#358521), requested 64 days ago
     Description: common SGML and XML data
     Reverse Depends: alml debiandoc-sgml debiandoc2dbxml docbook
       docbook-xml epiphany-extensions linuxdoc-tools psgml sgmltexi
       stardict-common (4 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8122

   stlport4.6 (#263052), requested 661 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 (5 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5089

   tpctl (#332648), requested 230 days ago
     Description: ThinkPad hardware configuration tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 145

   unicorn (#345547), requested 144 days ago (non-free)
     Description: comaintainer with x86 hardware searched.
     Installations reported by Popcon: 11

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

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