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List of bugs that *must* be fixed before freezing Hamm

The following bug reports *must* be fixed before the current unstable Debian
distribution can progress further in its development cycle.  Reminders have
been sent to the maintainers of these packages yet nothing has been done to
remedy these bugs.

Bug #  Package Name       Bug Description [days old] (maintainer)
~~~~~  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 1797: dpkg             - upgrade/downgrade dependency calculation problem [823] (Klee Dienes and Ian Jackson <dpkg-maint@chiark.greenend.org.uk>)
 4732: sdc              - sdc 1.0.6beta-1  docs only in source format [483] (Sven Rudolph <sr1@inf.tu-dresden.de>)
 5712: pine             - pine does not use liblockfile yet. [433] (Santiago Vila <sanvila@ctv.es>)
10189: boot-floppies    - boot floppies should not force creation of a user account [253] (Sven Rudolph <sr1-boot-floppies@debian.org>)
10576: slang0.99.34     - slang0.99.34: does not search /etc/terminfo [234] (Chris Fearnley <cjf@netaxs.com>)
10640: libgdbmg1-dev    - libgdbmg1-dev: Includes ndbm.h included in libc6-dev [231] (Mark Eichin <eichin@kitten.gen.ma.us>)
11559: ircii            - ircII has rc files, but they are not known as conffiles [191] (Bernd Eckenfels <ecki@debian.org>)
11763: groupkit         - groupkit: installation script security hole [189] (Karl Sackett <krs@debian.org>)
11771: lynx             - installation script security hole [189] (Christian Hudon <chrish@debian.org>)
11774: xbase            - installation script security hole [189] (eichin@kitten.gen.ma.us (Mark W. Eichin))
11780: majordomo        - installation script security hole [189] (Tom Lees <tom@lpsg.demon.co.uk>)
11792: ftp.debian.org   - installation script security hole [188] (Guy Maor <maor@debian.org>)
11810: freefont         - installation script security hole [188] (Christoph Lameter <clameter@waterf.org>)
11812: sharefont        - installation script security hole [188] (Christoph Lameter <clameter@waterf.org>)
11857: hwtools          - hwtools: scsi-config temp file security hole [185] (Siggy Brentrup <bsb@debian.org>)
12430: gzilla           - gzilla: sigsegv caught [156] (Clint Adams <schizo@debian.org>)
12843: omirr            - installation script security hole [147] (Adam Heath <adam.heath@usa.net>)
13216: libc6            - fseek does not work properly in libc6 [138] (Dale Scheetz <dwarf@polaris.net>)
13683: libgdbm1         - libgdbm1: depends on too old a version of libc5 [121] (Mark Eichin <eichin@kitten.gen.ma.us>)
13762: bash             - bash: New version 2.01.1 is out [117] (Guy Maor <maor@debian.org>)
13849: dpkg             - netstd should predepend on libreadlineg2 (?) [113] (Klee Dienes and Ian Jackson <dpkg-maint@chiark.greenend.org.uk>)
13896: libc6            - emacs 19.34-11 core dumps on a libc6 system. [112] (Dale Scheetz <dwarf@polaris.net>)
14088: lesstifg         - xmcd can't dance [0] (jdassen@wi.LeidenUniv.nl (J.H.M. Dassen (Ray)))
14295: pine             - Pine: delete doesn't work properly in composer [96] (Santiago Vila <sanvila@ctv.es>)
14595: xserver-vga16    - xserver-vga16 should not recommend xlib6 [91] (eichin@kitten.gen.ma.us (Mark W. Eichin))
15094: xserver-s3       - xserver-*: remove this line &quot;/dev/MAKEDEV tty0 console&quot; and depend on makedev. [75] (eichin@kitten.gen.ma.us (Mark W. Eichin))
15112: pine             - pine: zombie external editor [75] (Santiago Vila <sanvila@ctv.es>)
15163: grub             - grub: if /boot is on a umsdos filsystem, grub messes up [73] (Steve Dunham <dunham@debian.org>)
15484: cvs              - cvs in bo is still vulnerable [66] (Tom Lees <tom@lpsg.demon.co.uk>)
15736: kernel           - Pentium (tm) f00f bug^H^H^Herratum [59] (Herbert Xu <herbert@debian.org>)
15875: kbd              - /etc/init.d and /etc/rcS.d do not use the same name [54] (Yann Dirson <dirson@univ-mlv.fr>)
15985: cron             - crontab -e doesn't think the file has been changed [50] (Steve Greenland <stevegr@master.debian.org>)
16004: pgp-i            - pgp-i: coredumps when adding debian keyring [49] (Lars Wirzenius <liw@iki.fi>)
16178: xserver-svga     - xserver-svga: xserver thinks my monitor is 390mm x 305mm [45] (eichin@kitten.gen.ma.us (Mark W. Eichin))
16222: mime-support     - install-mime does not work properly (?). [43] (Brian White <bcwhite@verisim.com>)
16287: aout-xpm         - aout-xpm has no source package [39] (Michael Alan Dorman <mdorman@lot49.med.miami.edu>)
16290: aout-gcc         - aout-gcc has no source package [39] (Galen Hazelwood <galenh@micron.net>)
16291: aout-binutils    - aout-binutils has no source package [39] (Galen Hazelwood <galenh@micron.net>)
16635: qps              - qps: qps seems to be statically linked with QT and is in the wrong section [31] (Hanno Wagner <wagner@linux.de>)
16883: sendmail         - offline systems [26] (Johnie Ingram <johnie@debian.org>)
16888: bugs.debian.org  - testing [27] (Ian Jackson <owner@bugs.debian.org>)
16908: smail            - error in smail config file (with solution) [25] (Soenke Lange <soenke@escher.north.de>)
16954: quota            - quota: changes in /etc/init.d/quota [25] (Heiko Schlittermann <heiko@lotte.sax.de>)
17305: grub             - grub: says S, then hangs [16] (Steve Dunham <dunham@debian.org>)
17371: smail            - unfortunate new sender check [13] (Soenke Lange <soenke@escher.north.de>)
17389: dosfstools       - dosfsck: reports/corrects no-problems ! [12] (Martin Schulze <joey@debian.org>)
17393: perl             - perl: simple script dumps core [13] (Darren Stalder <torin@daft.com>)
17476: newt0.21         - Overlap between newt0.10 and newt0.21 [11] (Enrique Zanardi <ezanardi@molec1.dfis.ull.es>)
17477: newt0.21-dev     - Overlap between newt0.10-dev and newt0.21-dev [11] (Enrique Zanardi <ezanardi@molec1.dfis.ull.es>)
17564: cron             - cron: scripts do not execute under cron [9] (Steve Greenland <stevegr@master.debian.org>)
17574: hwtools          - hwtools: scsidev copyright problem [8] (Siggy Brentrup <bsb@debian.org>)
17575: lesstifg         - nedit: NEdit locks the X display [0] (jdassen@wi.LeidenUniv.nl (J.H.M. Dassen (Ray)))
17579: sgml-tools       - sgml-tools: fails to process mutt's manual properly. [7] (Sven Rudolph <sr1@inf.tu-dresden.de>)
17639: cfingerd         - cfingerd &amp; SIGPIPE [7] (Martin Schulze <joey@debian.org>)
17664: wmaker           - wmaker: /etc/menu-methods/wmaker is not a conffile! [0] (nar5@po.cwru.edu (Neil A. Rubin))
17671: bind             - BIND 8 package does not preserve local configuration on upgrade [0] (Johnie Ingram <johnie@debian.org>)
17672: lesstifg         - ddd locks up XFree86 when the gdb window is selected [0] (jdassen@wi.LeidenUniv.nl (J.H.M. Dassen (Ray)))
17687: xlib6            - xlib6 does not include the symlinks [0] (eichin@kitten.gen.ma.us (Mark W. Eichin))
17695: kon2             - kon2: several packaging bugs [0] (Yoshiaki Yanagihara <yochi@linux.or.jp>)
17768: libc6            - libc6 bug in mathematical functions [0] (Dale Scheetz <dwarf@polaris.net>)
17852: ftp.debian.org   - ftpwatch in stable belongs to contrib [0] (Guy Maor <maor@debian.org>)
17855: zsh              - zsh loadable modules broken? [0] (Clint Adams <schizo@debian.org>)
17873: libc6            - libc6: modfl prints wrong results ... [0] (Dale Scheetz <dwarf@polaris.net>)

These bugs are all the "critical", "grave", and "important" bug reports,
both "pending" and "forwarded".

If you would like to help speed the release of the next Debian distribution,
you are encourage to take part in fixing these bugs.  More information about
them can be found on Debian's web page:  http://www.debian.org/Bugs/

These bugs can either be degraded below critical, grave, and important, or
they can be fixed in non-maintainer releases.

Alternatively, the package can be reverted to the version in Bo.  If this is
done, _don't_ close the bug but rather downgrade the severity of the bug
to "normal".

If there is a bug that you think must be fixed before the release of this
distribution, please upgrade its severity to critical, grave, or important.
For more info on this, see:  http://www.us.debian.org/Bugs/server-control.html
(Be sure to copy the bug directly with the reason why the severity changed.)

                                 ( bcwhite@verisim.com )

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