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Work-needing packages report for Nov 4, 2011

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: 401 (new: 4)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 145 (new: 2)
Total number of packages requested help for: 65 (new: 0)

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


The following packages have been orphaned:

   dwm (#647088), orphaned 4 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 568

   flup (#647089), orphaned 4 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 803

   suckless-tools (#647090), orphaned 4 days ago
     Description: simple commands for minimalistic window managers
     Reverse Depends: dwm-tools surf wmii
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1594

   surf (#647091), orphaned 4 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 99

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


The following packages have been given up for adoption:

   curl (#647255), offered 2 days ago
     Description: A library and a commandline client for HTTP and a
       number of protocols
     Reverse Depends: aegis aegis-web afflib-tools alien-arena
       amanda-client amanda-common amanda-server amarok approx apt-file
       (297 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 77899

   ipplan (#647269), offered 2 days ago
     Description: web-based IP address manager and tracker
     Installations reported by Popcon: 61

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


For the following packages help is requested:

   apache2 (#646208), requested 12 days ago
     Description: Apache HTTP Server
     Reverse Depends: aegis-web apache2 apache2-dbg apache2-mpm-event
       apache2-mpm-itk apache2-mpm-prefork apache2-mpm-worker
       apache2-prefork-dev apache2-suexec apache2-suexec-custom (179 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 59235

   apt-xapian-index (#567955), requested 640 days ago
     Description: maintenance tools for a Xapian index of Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: adept ept-cache fuss-launcher packagesearch
     Installations reported by Popcon: 47317

   ara (#450876), requested 1453 days ago
     Description: utility for searching the Debian package database
     Installations reported by Popcon: 108

   asymptote (#517342), requested 979 days ago
     Description: script-based vector graphics language inspired by
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2822

   athcool (#278442), requested 2564 days ago
     Description: Enable powersaving mode for Athlon/Duron processors
     Installations reported by Popcon: 100

   balsa (#642906), requested 39 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Reverse Depends: balsa-dbg debreaper
     Installations reported by Popcon: 266

   bastille (#592137), requested 453 days ago
     Description: Security hardening tool
     Installations reported by Popcon: 279

   boinc (#511243), requested 1029 days ago
     Description: BOINC distributed computing
     Reverse Depends: boinc boinc-app-milkyway boinc-app-seti boinc-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1861

   cardstories (#624100), requested 192 days ago
     Description: Find out a card using a sentence made up by another
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5

   chromium-browser (#583826), requested 522 days ago
     Description: Chromium browser
     Reverse Depends: chromium chromium-browser chromium-browser-dbg
       chromium-browser-inspector chromium-browser-l10n chromium-dbg
       chromium-l10n gecko-mediaplayer mozplugger
     Installations reported by Popcon: 9221

   cryptsetup (#600777), requested 379 days ago
     Description: configures encrypted block devices
     Reverse Depends: cryptsetup cryptsetup-udeb libcryptsetup-dev
       libguestfs0 libpam-mount ltsp-client mandos-client partman-crypto-dm
       rescue-mode systemd
     Installations reported by Popcon: 6882

   cvs (#354176), requested 2079 days ago
     Description: Concurrent Versions System
     Reverse Depends: cvs-autoreleasedeb cvs-buildpackage cvs2cl cvs2html
       cvschangelogbuilder cvsconnect cvsd cvsps cvsservice cvssuck (8 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 18225

   dctrl-tools (#448284), requested 1468 days ago
     Description: Command-line tools to process Debian package
     Reverse Depends: aptfs debian-goodies debtree dlocate
       haskell-devscripts javahelper libsbuild-perl linux-patch-debianlogo
       postgresql-server-dev-all simple-cdd (1 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 14555

   debtags (#567954), requested 640 days ago
     Description: Enables support for package tags
     Reverse Depends: goplay packagesearch
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2545

   doc-central (#566364), requested 649 days ago
     Description: web-based documentation browser
     Installations reported by Popcon: 234

   dpkg (#282283), requested 2538 days ago
     Description: dselect: a user tool to manage Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: a2ps acct ace-gperf acl2-doc
       ada-reference-manual-info adacontrol advi advi-examples alien
       alqalam (626 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 116597

   elvis (#432298), requested 1578 days ago
     Description: powerful clone of the vi/ex text editor (with X11
     Reverse Depends: elvis elvis-console elvis-tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 381

   fbcat (#565156), requested 659 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 135

   flightgear (#487388), requested 1230 days ago
     Description: Flight Gear Flight Simulator
     Installations reported by Popcon: 777

   flite (#576327), requested 579 days ago
     Description: A small run-time speech synthesis engine
     Reverse Depends: asterisk-flite brltty-flite eflite flite flite1-dev
       gnustep-gui-runtime gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad speech-dispatcher
     Installations reported by Popcon: 44015

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 161 days ago
     Description: GNU implementation of the IPMI protocol
     Reverse Depends: freeipmi-bmc-watchdog freeipmi-ipmidetect
       freeipmi-tools libfreeipmi-dev libfreeipmi10 libipmiconsole-dev
       libipmiconsole2 libipmidetect-dev libipmidetect0
       libipmimonitoring-dev (1 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 728

   gnat-4.4 (#539633), requested 1297 days ago
     Description: backport bug fixes from trunk (GCC 4.5)
     Reverse Depends: adabrowse adacgi0 ghdl gnat gnat-4.4 gnat-gps
       libadasockets3-dev libahven1-dev libahven17.0 libalog0.3-base (47
       more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1297

   gnat-gps (#640532), requested 59 days ago
     Description: Build gnatcoll from the sources of GPS
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps-dbg gnat-gps-doc
     Installations reported by Popcon: 391

   grub2 (#248397), requested 2733 days ago
     Description: GRand Unified Bootloader
     Reverse Depends: grml-rescueboot grml2usb grub grub-coreboot
       grub-coreboot-bin grub-disk grub-efi grub-efi-amd64
       grub-efi-amd64-bin grub-efi-ia32 (15 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 104686

   gwibber (#573822), requested 599 days ago
     Description: microblogging client for GNOME
     Reverse Depends: gwibber gwibber-service-buzz gwibber-service-digg
       gwibber-service-facebook gwibber-service-flickr
       gwibber-service-foursquare gwibber-service-friendfeed
       gwibber-service-identica gwibber-service-pingfm
       gwibber-service-qaiku (4 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 929

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 708 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1047

   hibernate (#558739), requested 703 days ago
     Description: smartly puts your computer to sleep (suspend to RAM or
     Installations reported by Popcon: 7822

   hotkey-setup (#483107), requested 1255 days ago
     Description: auto-configures laptop hotkeys
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5098

   jove (#470185), requested 1334 days ago
     Description: Jonathan's Own Version of Emacs - a compact, powerful
     Installations reported by Popcon: 970

   kvm (#479951), requested 1275 days ago
     Description: Full virtualization on x86 hardware (Need help with
       ia64, ppc and s390)
     Reverse Depends: nova-compute qemubuilder
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2472

   lesstif2 (#551853), requested 743 days ago
     Description: OSF/Motif 2.1 implementation released under LGPL
     Reverse Depends: alliance cmucl-clm ddd dx elk geomview grace grass
       gridengine-qmon hotswap-gui (46 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16311

   libapache2-mod-python (#516501), requested 985 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Reverse Depends: check-mk-multisite dicoweb
     Installations reported by Popcon: 18888

   libcap2 (#534999), requested 858 days ago
     Description: support for getting/setting POSIX.1e capabilities
     Reverse Depends: apache2.2-bin asterisk autodir avahi-daemon bind9
       bind9-host bind9utils diod dnsutils gnome-keyring (87 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 106632

   libnss-db (#624768), requested 186 days ago
     Description: NSS module for using Berkeley Databases as a naming
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2853

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 1662 days ago
     Description: office productivity suite
     Reverse Depends: cli-uno-bridge docvert-libreoffice gnome
       jabref-plugin-oo jodreports-cli libjodconverter-java
       libjodreports-java libreoffice libreoffice-base
       libreoffice-base-core (244 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 40430

   link-grammar (#556010), requested 720 days ago
     Description: Carnegie Mellon University's link grammar parser for
     Reverse Depends: abiword-plugin-grammar liblink-grammar4
       liblink-grammar4-dev liblink-grammar4-java link-grammar
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12229

   logcheck (#539944), requested 821 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
     Reverse Depends: fiaif logcheck
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5339

   loop-aes-utils (#385614), requested 1890 days ago
     Description: Tools for mounting and manipulating filesystems
     Reverse Depends: partman-crypto-loop
     Installations reported by Popcon: 346

   mdadm (#537993), requested 834 days ago
     Description: tool to administer Linux MD arrays (software RAID)
     Reverse Depends: mdcfg-utils partman-md rescue-mode
     Installations reported by Popcon: 15818

   mediawiki-extensions (#484545), requested 1247 days ago
     Description: set of extensions for MediaWiki
     Reverse Depends: mediawiki-extensions
       mediawiki-extensions-collection mediawiki-extensions-confirmedit
       mediawiki-extensions-fckeditor mediawiki-extensions-geshi
       mediawiki-extensions-graphviz mediawiki-extensions-ldapauth
       mediawiki-extensions-openid mediawiki-semediawiki
     Installations reported by Popcon: 443

   monotone (#574609), requested 594 days ago
     Description: a distributed version (revision) control system; more
       maintainers needed
     Reverse Depends: monotone-doc monotone-extras monotone-server qct
     Installations reported by Popcon: 330

   movabletype-opensource (#572484), requested 609 days ago
     Description: Movable Type and OpenMelody packaging
     Installations reported by Popcon: 43

   mtr (#527482), requested 910 days ago
     Description: Full screen ncurses and X11 traceroute tool
     Installations reported by Popcon: 19754

   nas (#354174), requested 2079 days ago
     Description: The Network Audio System
     Reverse Depends: acm acm4 alsaplayer-nas djplay gbsplay
       isdnvboxclient libaudio-dev libgnuradio-qtgui0 libqt3-mt
       libqt3-mt-dev (18 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 53892

   nfs-utils (#616690), requested 242 days ago
     Description: NFS support files common to client and server
     Reverse Depends: fai-quickstart ltsp-server-standalone
       nfs-kernel-server rgmanager task-file-server
     Installations reported by Popcon: 94983

   nn (#470187), requested 1334 days ago
     Description: Heavy-duty USENET news reader (curses-based client)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 109

   openbox (#566900), requested 647 days ago
     Description: standards compliant, fast, light-weight, extensible
       window manager
     Reverse Depends: libobrender21 lxde-core obconf openbox openbox-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4917

   openldap (#512360), requested 1017 days ago
     Description: OpenLDAP server, libraries, and utilities
     Reverse Depends: adtool alpine am-utils aolserver4-nsldap
       apache2.2-bin asterisk-h323 asterisk-modules audispd-plugins
       autofs-ldap autofs5-ldap (214 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 108592

   openscenegraph (#392266), requested 1850 days ago
     Description: 3d scenegraph
     Reverse Depends: fgrun flightgear libopenscenegraph-dev
       libopenscenegraph80 libopenthreads-dev libopenwalnut1
       libopenwalnut1-dev libosgearth-dev libosgearth1 libossim1 (10 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 478

   openssl (#332498), requested 2219 days ago
     Description: Secure Socket Layer (SSL) binary and related
       cryptographic tools
     Reverse Depends: 3270-common afflib-tools alpine amanda-client
       amanda-common amanda-server anon-proxy aolserver4-nsopenssl
       apache2-prefork-dev apache2-threaded-dev (678 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 111159

   otrs2 (#588363), requested 484 days ago
     Description: Open Ticket Request System
     Reverse Depends: otrs
     Installations reported by Popcon: 170

   piuparts (#584125), requested 520 days ago
     Description: piuparts.d.o is maintainance hungry, please help
     Reverse Depends: elida
     Installations reported by Popcon: 362

   piwik (#448532), requested 1466 days ago
     Description: real time web analytics software program

   plt-scheme (#402589), requested 1788 days ago
     Description: PLT scheme programming environment
     Reverse Depends: minlog
     Installations reported by Popcon: 294

   ppp (#589632), requested 472 days ago
     Description: Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) - daemon
     Reverse Depends: gpppon ipppd kppp network-manager-pptp portslave
       pppconfig pppdcapiplugin pppoe pppoeconf pptp-linux (8 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 46456

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 968 days ago
     Description: versatile, virtual-hosting FTP daemon
     Reverse Depends: gadmin-proftpd proftpd-dev proftpd-mod-autohost
       proftpd-mod-case proftpd-mod-dnsbl proftpd-mod-fsync
       proftpd-mod-geoip proftpd-mod-ldap proftpd-mod-msg proftpd-mod-mysql
       (5 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 7872

   pyro (#530280), requested 894 days ago
     Description: distributed object system for Python
     Reverse Depends: pyro-examples pyro-gui shinken-core
     Installations reported by Popcon: 963

   quilt (#543541), requested 800 days ago
     Description: Tool to work with series of patches
     Reverse Depends: broadcom-sta-source gcc-4.4-source gcc-4.5-source
       gcc-4.6-source gpib-modules-source gquilt meego-packaging-tools
       mozilla-devscripts nvidia-kernel-legacy-173xx-source
       nvidia-kernel-legacy-71xx-source (4 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 11798

   rng-tools (#630920), requested 138 days ago
     Description: Daemon to use a Hardware TRNG
     Installations reported by Popcon: 546

   sepolgen (#483641), requested 1252 days ago
     Description: A Python module used in SELinux policy generation
     Reverse Depends: policycoreutils
     Installations reported by Popcon: 9704

   serna-free (#640976), requested 55 days ago
     Reverse Depends: serna-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 47

   sql-ledger (#472709), requested 1318 days ago
     Description: A web based double-entry accounting program
     Installations reported by Popcon: 101

   wine (#479659), requested 1276 days ago
     Description: Windows API implementation
     Reverse Depends: dssi-vst libwine-alsa libwine-capi libwine-cms
       libwine-dbg libwine-dev libwine-esd libwine-gl libwine-gphoto2
       libwine-jack (13 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 13907

   yasr (#474251), requested 1308 days ago
     Description: General-purpose console screen reader
     Installations reported by Popcon: 51

   zookeeper (#579791), requested 552 days ago
     Description: Information management inside a cluster. Part of the
       hadoop family.
     Reverse Depends: libzookeeper-dev libzookeeper-java-doc
       python-zookeeper zookeeper zookeeper-bin zookeeperd
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4

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

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