[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Work-needing packages report for Apr 11, 2014

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: 568 (new: 3)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 136 (new: 1)
Total number of packages requested help for: 58 (new: 1)

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


The following packages have been orphaned:

   crystalhd (#743610), orphaned 6 days ago
     Description: Crystal HD Video Decoder (development files)
     Reverse Depends: gstreamer0.10-crystalhd libcrystalhd-dev vlc-nox
     Installations reported by Popcon: 54196

   guile-gnome-platform (#743714), orphaned 5 days ago
     Description: Guile bindings for GLib
     Reverse Depends: guile-gnome2-canvas guile-gnome2-dev
       guile-gnome2-gconf guile-gnome2-gnome guile-gnome2-gnome-ui
       guile-gnome2-gtk guile-gnome2-vfs gwave
     Installations reported by Popcon: 428

   hotot (#743767), orphaned 4 days ago
     Description: lightweight microblogging client - metapackage
     Reverse Depends: hotot hotot-gtk hotot-qt
     Installations reported by Popcon: 340

565 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:

   attic (#743829), offered 4 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 40

135 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:

[NEW] scilab (#744140), requested today
     Description: Scientific software package for numerical computations
     Reverse Depends: cantor-backend-scilab python-sciscipy scilab
       scilab-ann scilab-celestlab scilab-cli scilab-doc-fr scilab-doc-ja
       scilab-doc-pt-br scilab-full-bin (8 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1963

   apt-xapian-index (#567955), requested 1529 days ago
     Description: maintenance tools for a Xapian index of Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: ept-cache fuss-launcher goplay packagesearch
     Installations reported by Popcon: 79704

   athcool (#278442), requested 3453 days ago
     Description: Enable powersaving mode for Athlon/Duron processors
     Installations reported by Popcon: 55

   balsa (#642906), requested 928 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Reverse Depends: balsa-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 812

   cardstories (#624100), requested 1081 days ago
     Description: Find out a card using a sentence made up by another
     Installations reported by Popcon: 10

   chromium-browser (#583826), requested 1411 days ago
     Description: Chromium browser
     Reverse Depends: chromedriver chromium chromium-dbg chromium-l10n
     Installations reported by Popcon: 25377

   cups (#532097), requested 1769 days ago
     Description: Common UNIX Printing System
     Reverse Depends: bluez-cups chromium cups cups-backend-bjnp
       cups-browsed cups-bsd cups-client cups-core-drivers cups-daemon
       cups-dbg (62 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 139737

   debtags (#567954), requested 1529 days ago
     Description: Enables support for package tags
     Reverse Depends: goplay packagesearch
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2438

   fbcat (#565156), requested 1548 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 151

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 1050 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: 4764

   gnat-4.8 (#539562), requested 2191 days ago
     Description: help needed to execute test cases
     Reverse Depends: dh-ada-library gnat-4.8 gnat-4.8-sjlj libgnat-4.8
       libgnat-4.8-dbg libgnatprj4.8 libgnatprj4.8-dbg libgnatprj4.8-dev
       libgnatvsn4.8 libgnatvsn4.8-dbg (2 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 106

   gnat-gps (#496905), requested 2051 days ago
     Description: co-maintainer needed
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps gnat-gps-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 528

   gnokii (#677750), requested 663 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: 1753

   gnupg (#660685), requested 780 days ago
     Description: GNU privacy guard - a free PGP replacement
     Reverse Depends: apt arriero bootstrap-base cdebootstrap
       cdebootstrap-static cdebootstrap-udeb clamav-unofficial-sigs
       cloud-utils debian-archive-keyring debian-edu-archive-keyring (55
       more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 169820

   gpa (#663405), requested 761 days ago
     Description: GNU Privacy Assistant (GPA)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 616

   gradle (#683666), requested 616 days ago
     Description: Groovy based build system
     Reverse Depends: gradle libgradle-plugins-java
     Installations reported by Popcon: 84

   gridengine (#703256), requested 389 days ago
     Description: Distributed resource management
     Reverse Depends: gridengine-client gridengine-drmaa-dev
       gridengine-exec gridengine-master gridengine-qmon logol
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1182

   grub2 (#248397), requested 3622 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 (33 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 162877

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 1597 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1535

   iproute (#705169), requested 365 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 ganeti-2.10 guestfsd heartbeat (32 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 167465

   irssi-scripts (#663577), requested 759 days ago
     Description: collection of scripts for irssi
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1178

   isdnutils (#661110), requested 776 days ago
     Description: ISDN utilities
     Reverse Depends: asterisk-chan-capi capi4hylafax capiutils drdsl
       ffgtk ibod ipppd isdnactivecards isdnlog isdnutils-xtools (5 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8630

   jmol (#719330), requested 243 days ago
     Description: Molecular Viewer
     Reverse Depends: jalview jmol jmol-applet libbiojava3.0-java
     Installations reported by Popcon: 394

   jove (#470185), requested 2223 days ago
     Description: Jonathan's Own Version of Emacs - a compact, powerful
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1314

   libapache2-mod-python (#516501), requested 1874 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Reverse Depends: check-mk-multisite dicoweb whiteboard
     Installations reported by Popcon: 13008

   libburn (#679249), requested 652 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 simpleburn (2
       more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 81044

   libcap2 (#534999), requested 1747 days ago
     Description: support for getting/setting POSIX.1e capabilities
     Reverse Depends: asterisk autodir avahi-daemon bacula-common
       bacula-console bacula-console-qt bacula-director-common
       bacula-director-mysql bacula-director-pgsql bacula-director-sqlite3
       (103 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 165698

   libept (#678382), requested 658 days ago
     Description: High-level library for managing Debian package
     Reverse Depends: aptitude debtags goplay libept-dev packagesearch
     Installations reported by Popcon: 118481

   libisoburn (#679265), requested 652 days ago
     Description: command line ISO-9660 and Rock Ridge manipulation tool
     Reverse Depends: debian-cd libisoburn-dbg libisoburn-dev simpleburn
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1481

   libisofs (#679254), requested 652 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: 80807

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 2551 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
       (186 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 77026

   libteam (#743212), requested 10 days ago
     Description: library for controlling team network device

   libvorbisidec (#698378), requested 448 days ago
     Description: Integer-only Ogg Vorbis decoder, AKA 'tremor'
     Reverse Depends: libvorbisidec-dev mednafen mpd onscripter
     Installations reported by Popcon: 9405

   link-grammar (#556010), requested 1609 days ago
     Description: Carnegie Mellon University's link grammar parser for
     Reverse Depends: abiword-plugin-grammar libgrammar4 liblink-grammar4
       liblink-grammar4-dev liblink-grammar4-java link-grammar
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8412

   logcheck (#539944), requested 1710 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
     Reverse Depends: fiaif logcheck logster
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5052

   mediawiki-extensions (#484545), requested 2136 days ago
     Description: set of extensions for MediaWiki
     Reverse Depends: mediawiki-extensions
       mediawiki-extensions-collection mediawiki-extensions-geshi
       mediawiki-extensions-graphviz mediawiki-extensions-ldapauth
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1089

   mg (#734331), requested 94 days ago
     Description: microscopic GNU Emacs-style editor
     Installations reported by Popcon: 351

   munin (#655889), requested 817 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: 10018

   mysql-utilities (#741911), requested 24 days ago
     Description: collection of scripts for managing MySQL servers
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3120

   nas (#354174), requested 2968 days ago
     Description: The Network Audio System
     Reverse Depends: acm alsaplayer-nas gbsplay isdnvboxclient
       libaudio-dev libqtgui4 nas nas-bin speech-dispatcher-audio-plugins
       timidity (1 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 97551

   nilfs-tools (#723599), requested 205 days ago
     Description: Continuous Snapshotting Log-structured Filesystem
     Reverse Depends: libguestfs0 nilfs-tools-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 277

   nn (#470187), requested 2223 days ago
     Description: Heavy-duty USENET news reader (curses-based client)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 95

   openldap (#512360), requested 1906 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: 165992

   openmx (#706711), requested 342 days ago
     Description: package for nano-scale material simulations
     Installations reported by Popcon: 176

   openscenegraph (#392266), requested 2739 days ago
     Description: 3d scenegraph
     Reverse Depends: choreonoid-plugins-base fgrun flightgear
       libcnoid-dev libcnoid1 libopenscenegraph-dev libopenscenegraph99
       libopenthreads-dev libopenwalnut1 libopenwalnut1-dev (19 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1254

   openssl (#332498), requested 3108 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 amqp-tools
       android-tools-adb anon-proxy (792 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 166666

   openvanilla-modules (#678401), requested 658 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: 12

   parmetis (#706710), requested 342 days ago (non-free)
     Description: Parallel Graph Partitioning and Sparse Matrix Ordering
     Reverse Depends: libparmetis-dev libsuitesparse-metis-3.1.0
       libsuitesparse-metis-dbg libsuitesparse-metis-dev parmetis-test
     Installations reported by Popcon: 150

   php-horde-core (#686007), requested 591 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: 53

   php5 (#664595), requested 752 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 (436 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 60964

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 1857 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: 8845

   pulseaudio (#743303), requested 9 days ago
     Description: PulseAudio sound server
     Reverse Depends: aegisub aqualung audacious-plugins blueman
       cairo-dock-impulse-plug-in cinnamon empathy ffgtk fische fldigi (140
       more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 110662

   pyro (#530280), requested 1783 days ago
     Description: distributed object system for Python
     Reverse Depends: pyro-examples pyro-gui shinken-common
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1704

   rng-tools (#630920), requested 1027 days ago
     Description: Daemon to use a Hardware TRNG
     Installations reported by Popcon: 995

   screen (#654116), requested 829 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: 48342

   software-center (#733233), requested 104 days ago
     Description: Utility for browsing, installing, and removing software
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12196

   spamassassin (#676314), requested 673 days ago
     Description: seeking co-maintainers
     Reverse Depends: claws-mail-spamassassin fuzzyocr sa-compile sa-exim
       sa-learn-cyrus spamass-milter spamassassin-heatu spampd
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16084

   xml-core (#660687), requested 780 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: 153993

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

Reply to: