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Work-needing packages report for Mar 9, 2012

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: 436 (new: 6)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 145 (new: 2)
Total number of packages requested help for: 60 (new: 0)

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


The following packages have been orphaned:

   hwinfo (#662731), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: Hardware identification system
     Reverse Depends: goto-common hwinfo libhd-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 6380

   kismet (#662105), orphaned 4 days ago
     Description: 802.11 wireless network sniffer/IDS - core
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1535

   proxsmtp (#661880), orphaned 6 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 14

   redir (#662244), orphaned 4 days ago
     Description: Redirect TCP connections
     Installations reported by Popcon: 294

   sclapp (#662779), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: framework for Python command-line applications
     Reverse Depends: pytagsfs
     Installations reported by Popcon: 63

   xinetd (#661881), orphaned 6 days ago
     Reverse Depends: fex
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4347

430 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:

   php-suhosin (#662637), offered 3 days ago
     Description: advanced protection module for php5
     Installations reported by Popcon: 32603

   redir (#662244), offered 4 days ago
     Description: Redirect TCP connections
     Installations reported by Popcon: 294

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 138 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 (177 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 63107

   apt-xapian-index (#567955), requested 766 days ago
     Description: maintenance tools for a Xapian index of Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: adept ept-cache fuss-launcher goplay packagesearch
     Installations reported by Popcon: 54077

   asymptote (#517342), requested 1105 days ago
     Description: script-based vector graphics language inspired by
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3089

   athcool (#278442), requested 2690 days ago
     Description: Enable powersaving mode for Athlon/Duron processors
     Installations reported by Popcon: 86

   balsa (#642906), requested 165 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Reverse Depends: balsa-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 267

   bastille (#592137), requested 579 days ago
     Description: Security hardening tool
     Installations reported by Popcon: 241

   boinc (#511243), requested 1155 days ago
     Description: BOINC distributed computing
     Reverse Depends: boinc boinc-amd-opencl boinc-app-milkyway
       boinc-app-seti boinc-dbg boinc-nvidia-cuda
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1859

   cardstories (#624100), requested 318 days ago
     Description: Find out a card using a sentence made up by another
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8

   chromium-browser (#583826), requested 648 days ago
     Description: Chromium browser
     Reverse Depends: chromium chromium-browser chromium-browser-dbg
       chromium-browser-inspector chromium-browser-l10n chromium-dbg
       chromium-l10n mozplugger
     Installations reported by Popcon: 10414

   cryptsetup (#600777), requested 505 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: 7711

   dctrl-tools (#448284), requested 1594 days ago
     Description: Command-line tools to process Debian package
     Reverse Depends: aptfs debian-goodies debtree dh-lua dlocate
       haskell-devscripts javahelper libsbuild-perl linux-patch-debianlogo
       postgresql-server-dev-all (2 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 15091

   debtags (#567954), requested 766 days ago
     Description: Enables support for package tags
     Reverse Depends: goplay packagesearch
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2594

   doc-central (#566364), requested 775 days ago
     Description: web-based documentation browser
     Installations reported by Popcon: 216

   dpkg (#282283), requested 2664 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 (792 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 123957

   elvis (#432298), requested 1704 days ago
     Description: powerful clone of the vi/ex text editor (with X11
     Reverse Depends: elvis elvis-console elvis-tools
     Installations reported by Popcon: 391

   fbcat (#565156), requested 785 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 154

   flightgear (#487388), requested 1356 days ago
     Description: Flight Gear Flight Simulator
     Installations reported by Popcon: 853

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 287 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: 879

   gnat-4.4 (#539633), requested 1423 days ago
     Description: backport bug fixes from trunk (GCC 4.5)
     Reverse Depends: ghdl gnat-4.4 libalog0.3-base libalog0.3-full
       libalog1-base-dev libalog1-full-dev libapq-postgresql1-dev
       libapq-postgresql3.0 libapq1-dev libapq3.0 (12 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1370

   gnat-gps (#496905), requested 1288 days ago
     Description: co-maintainer needed
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps gnat-gps-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 407

   gnupg (#660685), requested 17 days ago
     Description: GNU privacy guard - a free PGP replacement
     Reverse Depends: apt bootstrap-base cdebootstrap cdebootstrap-static
       cdebootstrap-udeb clamav-unofficial-sigs debian-archive-keyring
       debian-edu-archive-keyring debian-ports-archive-keyring
       debpartial-mirror (45 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 123888

   grub2 (#248397), requested 2859 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: 113265

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 834 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1136

   hibernate (#558739), requested 829 days ago
     Description: smartly puts your computer to sleep (suspend to RAM or
     Installations reported by Popcon: 6907

   hotkey-setup (#483107), requested 1381 days ago
     Description: auto-configures laptop hotkeys
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4343

   isdnutils (#661110), requested 13 days ago
     Description: ISDN utilities
     Reverse Depends: ant-phone asterisk-chan-capi capi4hylafax capiutils
       drdsl ibod ipppd isdnactivecards isdnlog isdnutils-xtools (6 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1931

   jove (#470185), requested 1460 days ago
     Description: Jonathan's Own Version of Emacs - a compact, powerful
     Installations reported by Popcon: 799

   lesstif2 (#551853), requested 869 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 (49 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16957

   libapache2-mod-python (#516501), requested 1111 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Reverse Depends: check-mk-multisite dicoweb
     Installations reported by Popcon: 19395

   libcap2 (#534999), requested 984 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 (77 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 115355

   libnss-db (#624768), requested 312 days ago
     Description: NSS module for using Berkeley Databases as a naming
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2736

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 1788 days ago
     Description: office productivity suite
     Reverse Depends: docvert-libreoffice gnome jabref-plugin-oo
       jodreports-cli libjodconverter-java libjodreports-java libreoffice
       libreoffice-base libreoffice-base-core libreoffice-calc (241 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 46178

   line6-usb (#652848), requested 79 days ago
     Description: Line 6 POD driver source
     Installations reported by Popcon: 21

   link-grammar (#556010), requested 846 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: 14442

   logcheck (#539944), requested 947 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
     Reverse Depends: fiaif logcheck
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5276

   loop-aes-utils (#385614), requested 2016 days ago
     Description: Tools for mounting and manipulating filesystems
     Reverse Depends: partman-crypto-loop
     Installations reported by Popcon: 332

   mdadm (#537993), requested 960 days ago
     Description: tool to administer Linux MD arrays (software RAID)
     Reverse Depends: mdcfg-utils partman-md rescue-mode
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16341

   mediawiki-extensions (#484545), requested 1373 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: 446

   monotone (#574609), requested 720 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: 298

   mtr (#527482), requested 1036 days ago
     Description: Full screen ncurses and X11 traceroute tool
     Installations reported by Popcon: 17966

   nas (#354174), requested 2205 days ago
     Description: The Network Audio System
     Reverse Depends: acm alsaplayer-nas gbsplay isdnvboxclient
       libaudio-dev libqt3-mt libqt3-mt-dev libqtgui4 libwine-nas
       libwine-nas-unstable (12 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 57235

   netdisco-mibs-installer (#661290), requested 12 days ago
     Description: Netdisco MIB bundle installer package
     Installations reported by Popcon: 90

   nn (#470187), requested 1460 days ago
     Description: Heavy-duty USENET news reader (curses-based client)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 107

   openbox (#566900), requested 773 days ago
     Description: standards compliant, fast, light-weight, extensible
       window manager
     Reverse Depends: lxde-core obconf openbox openbox-dev openbox-themes
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5607

   openldap (#512360), requested 1143 days ago
     Description: OpenLDAP server, libraries, and utilities
     Reverse Depends: adtool alpine am-utils aolserver4-nsldap
       apache2.2-bin asterisk-modules audispd-plugins autofs5-ldap balsa
       bdii (198 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 117107

   openscenegraph (#392266), requested 1976 days ago
     Description: 3d scenegraph
     Reverse Depends: fgrun flightgear libopenscenegraph-dev
       libopenscenegraph80 libopenthreads-dev libopenwalnut1
       libopenwalnut1-dev libosgearth-dev libosgearth1 libossim1 (9 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 567

   openssl (#332498), requested 2345 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 (691 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 118982

   ppp (#589632), requested 598 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: 52018

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 1094 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: 8218

   pyro (#530280), requested 1020 days ago
     Description: distributed object system for Python
     Reverse Depends: pyro-examples pyro-gui shinken-core
     Installations reported by Popcon: 993

   qemu-kvm (#479951), requested 1401 days ago
     Description: Full virtualization on x86 hardware
     Reverse Depends: kvm libguestfs0 nova-compute-kvm qemu-kvm-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5420

   quilt (#543541), requested 926 days ago
     Description: Tool to work with series of patches
     Reverse Depends: gcc-4.4-source gcc-4.5-source gcc-4.6-source gquilt
       meego-packaging-tools mozilla-devscripts
       nvidia-kernel-legacy-173xx-source nvidia-kernel-legacy-71xx-source
       nvidia-kernel-legacy-96xx-source nvidia-kernel-source (2 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12301

   rng-tools (#630920), requested 264 days ago
     Description: Daemon to use a Hardware TRNG
     Installations reported by Popcon: 616

   scim (#661106), requested 13 days ago
     Description: smart common input method platform
     Reverse Depends: libscim-dev mlterm-im-scim plasma-widgets-addons
       scim scim-anthy scim-array scim-canna scim-chewing scim-dev
       scim-gtk2-immodule (13 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 10839

   screen (#654116), requested 66 days ago
     Description: terminal multiplexor with VT100/ANSI terminal emulation
     Reverse Depends: apt-dater byobu cereal epoptes-client mdm podracer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 40356

   sepolgen (#483641), requested 1378 days ago
     Description: A Python module used in SELinux policy generation
     Reverse Depends: policycoreutils
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8379

   serna-free (#640976), requested 181 days ago
     Description: <missing description>
     Reverse Depends: serna-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 53

   sql-ledger (#472709), requested 1444 days ago
     Description: A web based double-entry accounting program
     Installations reported by Popcon: 85

   wine (#479659), requested 1402 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: 13959

   xml-core (#660687), requested 17 days ago
     Description: XML infrastructure and XML catalog file support
     Reverse Depends: datafreedom-qsfxsl dia-common docbook-ebnf
       docbook-html-forms docbook-mathml docbook-simple docbook-slides
       docbook-website docbook-xml docbook-xsl (12 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 98342

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

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