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Work-needing packages report for Dec 15, 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: 339 (new: 3)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 86 (new: 0)
Total number of packages requested help for: 37 (new: 0)

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


The following packages have been orphaned:

   armagetron (#402225), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: Common files for the Armagetron packages
     Reverse Depends: armagetron armagetron-server junior-games-gl
     Installations reported by Popcon: 782

   drscheme (#402589), orphaned 3 days ago
     Description: PLT Scheme Programming Environment
     Reverse Depends: drscheme proofgeneral-minlog
     Installations reported by Popcon: 188

   lush (#402989), orphaned yesterday
     Description: Lisp Universal Shell Executable
     Reverse Depends: lush
     Installations reported by Popcon: 28

336 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 86 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 539 days ago
     Description: Alpha bootloader: Looking for co-maintainers
     Reverse Depends: aboot aboot-cross dfsbuild ltsp-client
     Installations reported by Popcon: 53

   apt-build (#365427), requested 229 days ago
     Description: Need new developer(s)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 491

   apt-show-versions (#382026), requested 128 days ago
     Description: lists available package versions with distribution
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2014

   athcool (#278442), requested 779 days ago
     Description: Enable powersaving mode for Athlon/Duron processors
     Installations reported by Popcon: 223

   audacity (#397166), requested 39 days ago
     Description: looking for co-maintainer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2100

   cdw (#398252), requested 32 days ago
     Description: Tool for burning CD's - console version
     Reverse Depends: cdw gcdw
     Installations reported by Popcon: 243

   cvs (#354176), requested 294 days ago
     Description: Concurrent Versions System
     Reverse Depends: bonsai crossvc cvs-autoreleasedeb cvs-buildpackage
       cvs2cl cvs2html cvschangelogbuilder cvsconnect cvsd cvsdelta (16
       more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 9405

   docbook (#358522), requested 267 days ago
     Description: standard SGML representation system for technical
     Reverse Depends: alcovebook-sgml docbook-dsssl docbook-to-man
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3523

   docbook-xml (#358520), requested 267 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: 13018

   dpkg (#282283), requested 754 days ago
     Description: dselect: a user tool to manage Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: alien alsa-source apt-build apt-cross apt-src
       backuppc build-essential clamsmtp crosshurd cvs-autoreleasedeb (83
       more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 20873

   grub (#248397), requested 948 days ago
     Description: GRand Unified Bootloader
     Reverse Depends: dfsbuild grub-splashimages grubconf replicator
     Installations reported by Popcon: 17291

   gtkpod (#319711), requested 508 days ago
     Description: manage songs and playlists on an Apple iPod
     Installations reported by Popcon: 470

   ispell-et (#391105), requested 71 days ago
     Description: Estonian dictionary for Aspell/Ispell/MySpell
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16

   lighttpd (#401575), requested 10 days ago
     Description: A fast webserver with minimal memory footprint
     Reverse Depends: lighttpd-mod-cml lighttpd-mod-magnet
       lighttpd-mod-mysql-vhost lighttpd-mod-trigger-b4-dl
     Installations reported by Popcon: 319

   loop-aes-modules (#385615), requested 105 days ago
     Description: loop-AES modules
     Reverse Depends: loop-aes-2.6-486 loop-aes-2.6-686
       loop-aes-2.6-686-bigmem loop-aes-2.6-alpha-generic
       loop-aes-2.6-alpha-legacy loop-aes-2.6-alpha-smp loop-aes-2.6-amd64
       loop-aes-2.6-footbridge loop-aes-2.6-iop32x loop-aes-2.6-itanium (24
       more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 44

   loop-aes-utils (#385614), requested 105 days ago
     Description: Tools for mounting and manipulating filesystems
     Reverse Depends: loop-aes-2.6.17-2-486 loop-aes-2.6.17-2-486-di
       loop-aes-2.6.17-2-686 loop-aes-2.6.17-2-686-bigmem
       loop-aes-2.6.17-2-alpha-generic loop-aes-2.6.17-2-alpha-generic-di
       loop-aes-2.6.17-2-alpha-legacy loop-aes-2.6.17-2-alpha-smp
       loop-aes-2.6.17-2-amd64 loop-aes-2.6.17-2-amd64-di (94 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 445

   mc (#380999), requested 135 days ago
     Description: midnight commander - a powerful file manager
     Reverse Depends: junior-system
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5822

   mwavem (#313369), requested 549 days ago (non-free)
     Description: Mwave/ACP modem support software
     Installations reported by Popcon: 7

   nas (#354174), requested 294 days ago
     Description: The Network Audio System
     Reverse Depends: acm acm4 adonthell adplay alsaplayer-nas amarok
       anymeal apollon ark arson (241 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 14430

   neverball (#387471), requested 91 days ago
     Description: 3D arcade games: neverball & neverputt
     Reverse Depends: junior-games-gl neverball
     Installations reported by Popcon: 570

   ntp (#373824), requested 182 days ago
     Description: Network Time Protocol: network utilities
     Reverse Depends: ntp-refclock ntp-simple radioclk
     Installations reported by Popcon: 10235

   openscenegraph (#392266), requested 65 days ago
     Description: 3d scenegraph
     Reverse Depends: libopenalpp-cvs-dev libopenalpp-cvs1
       libopenscenegraph-dev libopenscenegraph4 libopenthreads-dev
       libosgal-cvs1 libproducer-dev libproducer4 openscenegraph osgcal
     Installations reported by Popcon: 76

   openssl (#332498), requested 434 days ago
     Description: Secure Socket Layer (SSL) binary and related
       cryptographic tools
     Reverse Depends: afbackup afbackup-client anon-proxy
       aolserver4-nsimap aolserver4-nsopenssl apache-dbg apache-ssl
       apache2-prefork-dev apache2-threaded-dev apache2-utils (540 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 18784

   parted (#262885), requested 864 days ago
     Description: Searching co-maintainer for the parted package.
     Reverse Depends: aboot-installer autopartkit fatresize gparted
       libparted1.7-dbg libparted1.7-dev libparted1.7-i18n lvmcfg-utils
       mindi partconf (9 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 7723

   pbbuttonsd (#270558), requested 828 days ago
     Description: PBButtons daemon to handle special hotkeys of Apple
     Reverse Depends: gtkpbbuttons gtkpbbuttons-gnome pbbuttonsd-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 239

   rus-ispell (#391104), requested 71 days ago
     Description: Russian dictionary for Aspell/Ispell/MySpell
     Installations reported by Popcon: 213

   scilab (#271364), requested 823 days ago (non-free)
     Description: Matrix-based scientific software package
     Reverse Depends: scilab
     Installations reported by Popcon: 173

   sgml-data (#358521), requested 267 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: 13444

   silky (#387472), requested 91 days ago
     Description: SILC (Secure Internet Live Conferencing) GTK+ based
     Installations reported by Popcon: 37

   stlport4.6 (#263052), requested 864 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-gtk
       (6 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 10622

   svn-buildpackage (#377467), requested 158 days ago
     Description: helper programs to maintain Debian packages with
     Reverse Depends: svn-autoreleasedeb
     Installations reported by Popcon: 535

   tex4ht (#386269), requested 99 days ago
     Description: LaTeX and TeX for Hypertext
     Reverse Depends: tex4ht texlive-full
     Installations reported by Popcon: 647

   tikiwiki (#370592), requested 192 days ago
     Description: groupware and content management system
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5

   tpctl (#332648), requested 433 days ago
     Description: ThinkPad hardware configuration tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 177

   tsocks (#387473), requested 91 days ago
     Description: transparent network access through a SOCKS 4 or 5 proxy
     Reverse Depends: tor
     Installations reported by Popcon: 754

   unicorn (#345547), requested 347 days ago (non-free)
     Description: comaintainer with x86 hardware searched.
     Installations reported by Popcon: 11

   webalizer-stonesteps (#374455), requested 178 days ago
     Description: Web server log file analysis program
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4

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

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