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Work-needing packages report for Oct 25, 2013

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: 535 (new: 5)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 160 (new: 0)
Total number of packages requested help for: 56 (new: 0)

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


The following packages have been orphaned:

   libtext-vcard-perl (#726785), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: parse, edit and create multiple vCards
     Installations reported by Popcon: 112

   libtext-vfile-asdata-perl (#726786), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: generic perl module to read and write vfile files
     Reverse Depends: libdata-ical-perl libical-parser-perl
       librdf-vcard-perl libtext-vcard-perl
     Installations reported by Popcon: 708

   nautilus-actions (#727124), orphaned 2 days ago
     Description: nautilus extension to configure programs to launch
     Reverse Depends: qnapi-gnome
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2519

   svn-buildpackage (#726770), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: helper programs to maintain Debian packages with
     Reverse Depends: svn-autoreleasedeb
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1465

   tslib (#726769), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: touch screen library
     Reverse Depends: ia32-libs-i386 libdirectfb-1.2-9 libsdl1.2-dev
       libsdl1.2debian libsdl2-2.0-0 libsdl2-dev libts-0.0-0
       libts-0.0-0-dbg libts-bin libts-dev (1 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 106119

530 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 160 packages
are awaiting adoption.  See http://www.debian.org/devel/wnpp/rfa_bypackage
for a complete list.


For the following packages help is requested:

   apt-xapian-index (#567955), requested 1361 days ago
     Description: maintenance tools for a Xapian index of Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: ept-cache fuss-launcher goplay packagesearch
     Installations reported by Popcon: 78294

   asymptote (#517342), requested 1700 days ago
     Description: script-based vector graphics language inspired by
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3987

   athcool (#278442), requested 3285 days ago
     Description: Enable powersaving mode for Athlon/Duron processors
     Installations reported by Popcon: 58

   balsa (#642906), requested 760 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Reverse Depends: balsa-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 840

   cardstories (#624100), requested 913 days ago
     Description: Find out a card using a sentence made up by another
     Installations reported by Popcon: 11

   chromium-browser (#583826), requested 1243 days ago
     Description: Chromium browser
     Reverse Depends: chromium chromium-dbg chromium-l10n mozplugger
     Installations reported by Popcon: 21384

   cups (#532097), requested 1601 days ago
     Description: Common UNIX Printing System
     Reverse Depends: bluez-cups chromium cups cups-backend-bjnp
       cups-browsed cups-bsd cups-client cups-daemon cups-dbg cups-filters
       (61 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 128949

   debtags (#567954), requested 1361 days ago
     Description: Enables support for package tags
     Reverse Depends: goplay packagesearch
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2432

   fbcat (#565156), requested 1380 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 159

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 882 days ago
     Description: GNU implementation of the IPMI protocol
     Reverse Depends: freeipmi freeipmi-bmc-watchdog freeipmi-ipmidetect
       freeipmi-tools libfreeipmi-dev libfreeipmi12 libipmiconsole-dev
       libipmiconsole2 libipmidetect-dev libipmidetect0 (3 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3920

   gnat-4.4 (#539633), requested 2018 days ago
     Description: backport bug fixes from trunk (GCC 4.5)
     Reverse Depends: ghdl gnat-4.4 libgnat-4.4 libgnat-4.4-dbg
       libgnatprj-dev libgnatprj4.4 libgnatprj4.4-dbg libgnatprj4.4-dev
       libgnatvsn-dev libgnatvsn4.4 (2 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1071

   gnat-gps (#496905), requested 1883 days ago
     Description: co-maintainer needed
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps gnat-gps-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 496

   gnokii (#677750), requested 495 days ago
     Description: Datasuite for mobile phone management
     Reverse Depends: gnokii gnokii-cli gnokii-smsd gnokii-smsd-mysql
       gnokii-smsd-pgsql gnome-phone-manager libgnokii-dev libgnokii6
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1902

   gnupg (#660685), requested 612 days ago
     Description: GNU privacy guard - a free PGP replacement
     Reverse Depends: apt bootstrap-base cdebootstrap cdebootstrap-static
       cdebootstrap-udeb clamav-unofficial-sigs cloud-utils
       debian-archive-keyring debian-edu-archive-keyring
       debian-ports-archive-keyring (51 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 157953

   gpa (#663405), requested 593 days ago
     Description: GNU Privacy Assistant (GPA)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 632

   gradle (#683666), requested 448 days ago
     Description: Groovy based build system
     Reverse Depends: gradle libgradle-plugins-java
     Installations reported by Popcon: 38

   gridengine (#703256), requested 221 days ago
     Description: Distributed resource management
     Reverse Depends: gridengine-client gridengine-drmaa-dev
       gridengine-exec gridengine-master gridengine-qmon logol
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1239

   grub2 (#248397), requested 3454 days ago
     Description: GRand Unified Bootloader
     Reverse Depends: grml-rescueboot grml2usb grub-coreboot
       grub-coreboot-bin grub-coreboot-dbg grub-disk grub-efi
       grub-efi-amd64 grub-efi-amd64-bin grub-efi-amd64-dbg (25 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 150522

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 1429 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1436

   hotkey-setup (#483107), requested 1976 days ago
     Description: auto-configures laptop hotkeys
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2150

   iproute (#705169), requested 197 days ago
     Description: networking and traffic control tools
     Reverse Depends: aiccu apf-firewall arno-iptables-firewall
       autopkgtest-xenlvm dsc-statistics-collector epoptes-client
       fai-client firehol guestfsd heartbeat (35 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 155214

   irssi-scripts (#663577), requested 591 days ago
     Description: collection of scripts for irssi
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1140

   isdnutils (#661110), requested 608 days ago
     Description: ISDN utilities
     Reverse Depends: asterisk-chan-capi capi4hylafax capiutils drdsl
       ffgtk ibod ipppd isdnactivecards isdnlog isdnutils-xtools (6 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8420

   jmol (#719330), requested 75 days ago
     Description: Molecular Viewer
     Reverse Depends: jalview jmol jmol-applet libbiojava3.0-java
     Installations reported by Popcon: 316

   jove (#470185), requested 2055 days ago
     Description: Jonathan's Own Version of Emacs - a compact, powerful
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1392

   lesstif2 (#551853), requested 1464 days ago
     Description: OSF/Motif 2.1 implementation released under LGPL
     Reverse Depends: cmucl-clm grass-gui gridengine-qmon ia32-libs-i386
       lesstif-bin lesstif2-dbg lesstif2-dev libglw1-mesa libglw1-mesa-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 22728

   libapache2-mod-python (#516501), requested 1706 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Reverse Depends: check-mk-multisite dicoweb
     Installations reported by Popcon: 14320

   libburn (#679249), requested 484 days ago
     Description: library to provide CD/DVD writing functions
     Reverse Depends: cdrskin cdw k3b libbrasero-media3-1 libburn-dbg
       libburn-dev libisoburn-dbg libisoburn-dev libisoburn1 xfburn (1 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 74999

   libcap2 (#534999), requested 1579 days ago
     Description: support for getting/setting POSIX.1e capabilities
     Reverse Depends: apache2-bin asterisk autodir avahi-daemon
       bacula-common bacula-console bacula-console-qt
       bacula-director-common bacula-director-mysql bacula-director-pgsql
       (99 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 153408

   libept (#678382), requested 490 days ago
     Description: High-level library for managing Debian package
     Reverse Depends: aptitude debtags goplay libept-dev packagesearch
     Installations reported by Popcon: 93468

   libisoburn (#679265), requested 484 days ago
     Description: command line ISO-9660 and Rock Ridge manipulation tool
     Reverse Depends: debian-cd libisoburn-dbg libisoburn-dev xorriso
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1159

   libisofs (#679254), requested 484 days ago
     Description: library to create ISO9660 images
     Reverse Depends: libbrasero-media3-1 libisoburn-dbg libisoburn-dev
       libisoburn1 libisofs-dbg libisofs-dev xfburn xorriso
     Installations reported by Popcon: 74799

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 2383 days ago
     Description: office productivity suite
     Reverse Depends: browser-plugin-libreoffice docvert-libreoffice
       gnome jodconverter jodreports-cli libaccessodf-java
       libjodconverter-java libjodreports-java libreoffice libreoffice-base
       (184 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 70755

   libvorbisidec (#698378), requested 280 days ago
     Reverse Depends: libvorbisidec-dev mpd onscripter
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8753

   link-grammar (#556010), requested 1441 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: 9907

   logcheck (#539944), requested 1542 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
     Reverse Depends: fiaif logcheck
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5021

   maradns (#678460), requested 490 days ago
     Description: simple security-focused Domain Name Service server
     Reverse Depends: maradns maradns-zoneserver
     Installations reported by Popcon: 96

   mediawiki-extensions (#484545), requested 1968 days ago
     Description: set of extensions for MediaWiki
     Reverse Depends: mediawiki-extensions
       mediawiki-extensions-collection mediawiki-extensions-confirmedit
       mediawiki-extensions-geshi mediawiki-extensions-graphviz
       mediawiki-extensions-ldapauth mediawiki-extensions-openid
     Installations reported by Popcon: 986

   munin (#655889), requested 649 days ago
     Description: please help keeping munin 2.0 in shape
     Reverse Depends: mailping munin munin-async munin-libvirt-plugins
       munin-node munin-plugins-core munin-plugins-extra munin-plugins-java
     Installations reported by Popcon: 9578

   nas (#354174), requested 2800 days ago
     Description: The Network Audio System
     Reverse Depends: acm alsaplayer-nas gbsplay ia32-libs-i386
       isdnvboxclient libaudio-dev libqtgui4 nas nas-bin speech-dispatcher
       (2 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 89086

   nn (#470187), requested 2055 days ago
     Description: Heavy-duty USENET news reader (curses-based client)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 81

   openldap (#512360), requested 1738 days ago
     Description: OpenLDAP server, libraries, and utilities
     Reverse Depends: 389-admin 389-ds-base 389-ds-base-dev
       389-ds-base-libs 389-dsgw adcli alpine am-utils aolserver4-nsldap
       apache2-bin (199 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 153956

   openmx (#706711), requested 174 days ago
     Description: package for nano-scale material simulations
     Installations reported by Popcon: 167

   openscenegraph (#392266), requested 2571 days ago
     Description: 3d scenegraph
     Reverse Depends: choreonoid choreonoid-plugins-base fgrun flightgear
       libcnoid-dev libcnoid1 libopenscenegraph-dev libopenscenegraph80
       libopenscenegraph99 libopenthreads-dev (22 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 955

   openssl (#332498), requested 2940 days ago
     Description: Secure Socket Layer (SSL) binary and related
       cryptographic tools
     Reverse Depends: 3270-common 389-ds-base afflib-tools alpine
       amanda-client amanda-common amanda-server android-tools-adb
       anon-proxy aolserver4-nsopenssl (750 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 155097

   openvanilla-modules (#678401), requested 490 days ago
     Description: libraries of openvanilla input method
     Reverse Depends: openvanilla-imgeneric-data-all
       openvanilla-imgeneric-data-ja openvanilla-imgeneric-data-ko
       openvanilla-imgeneric-data-th openvanilla-imgeneric-data-vi
       openvanilla-imgeneric-data-zh-cn openvanilla-imgeneric-data-zh-hk
       openvanilla-imgeneric-data-zh-tw ucimf-openvanilla
     Installations reported by Popcon: 13

   parmetis (#706710), requested 174 days ago (non-free)
     Reverse Depends: libparmetis-dev libsuitesparse-metis-3.1.0
       libsuitesparse-metis-dbg libsuitesparse-metis-dev parmetis-test
     Installations reported by Popcon: 161

   php-horde-core (#686007), requested 423 days ago
     Description: web-based groupware and other applications
     Reverse Depends: php-horde php-horde-ansel php-horde-content
       php-horde-dav php-horde-form php-horde-gollem php-horde-imp
       php-horde-ingo php-horde-kronolith php-horde-mnemo (10 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 46

   php5 (#664595), requested 584 days ago
     Description: server-side, HTML-embedded scripting language
     Reverse Depends: adminer ampache auth2db-frontend cacti cakephp
       cakephp-instaweb cakephp-scripts collabtive d-push davical (407 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 58153

   ppp (#589632), requested 1193 days ago
     Description: Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) - daemon
     Reverse Depends: ipppd kppp network-manager-pptp portslave pppconfig
       pppdcapiplugin pppoe pppoeconf pptp-linux pptpd (4 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 84649

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 1689 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: 8586

   pyro (#530280), requested 1615 days ago
     Description: distributed object system for Python
     Reverse Depends: pyro-examples pyro-gui shinken-core
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2071

   rng-tools (#630920), requested 859 days ago
     Description: Daemon to use a Hardware TRNG
     Installations reported by Popcon: 818

   screen (#654116), requested 661 days ago
     Description: terminal multiplexor with VT100/ANSI terminal emulation
     Reverse Depends: apt-dater byobu cereal epoptes-client mdm
       piuparts-slave podracer screen-dbg screenie
     Installations reported by Popcon: 45914

   spamassassin (#676314), requested 505 days ago
     Description: seeking co-maintainers
     Reverse Depends: claws-mail-spamassassin fuzzyocr sa-exim
       sa-learn-cyrus spamass-milter spamassassin-heatu spampd
     Installations reported by Popcon: 15680

   xml-core (#660687), requested 612 days ago
     Description: XML infrastructure and XML catalog file support
     Reverse Depends: dia-common docbook-ebnf docbook-mathml
       docbook-simple docbook-slides docbook-website docbook-xml
       docbook-xsl docbook-xsl-ns docbook2x (11 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 141725

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

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