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: 1269 (new: 15)
Total number of packages offered up for adoption: 248 (new: 0)
Total number of packages requested help for: 53 (new: 0)

Please refer to for more information.


The following packages have been orphaned:

   bcolz (#945175), orphaned yesterday
     Description: high performant compressed data container based on
     Installations reported by Popcon: 18
     Bug Report URL:

   c-blosc (#945176), orphaned yesterday
     Description: high performance meta-compressor optimized for binary
     Reverse Depends: libadios-bin libblosc-dev libopenvdb5.2
       python-bcolz python-tables-dbg python-tables-lib python3-adios
       python3-bcolz python3-blosc python3-tables-dbg (1 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 9827
     Bug Report URL:

   docbook-dsssl (#945145), orphaned yesterday
     Description: modular DocBook DSSSL stylesheets, for print and HTML
     Reverse Depends: docbook-utils ldp-docbook-dsssl sgmltools-lite
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5422
     Bug Report URL:

   docbook-dsssl-doc (#945146), orphaned yesterday
     Description: documentation for the DocBook DSSSL stylesheets
     Installations reported by Popcon: 125
     Bug Report URL:

   gamera (#945179), orphaned yesterday
     Description: framework for building document analysis applications
     Reverse Depends: didjvu gamera-gui python-gamera-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 152
     Bug Report URL:

   gox (#945180), orphaned yesterday
     Description: simple cross compilation tool for Go
     Installations reported by Popcon: 23
     Bug Report URL:

   libvigraimpex (#945193), orphaned yesterday
     Description: C++ computer vision library
     Reverse Depends: enblend enfuse hugin hugin-tools libvigraimpex-dev
       python-gamera-dev python-vigra saga vspline-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 221
     Bug Report URL:

   llvmlite (#945184), orphaned yesterday
     Description: LLVM Python binding for writing JIT compilers
     Reverse Depends: python3-numba
     Installations reported by Popcon: 154
     Bug Report URL:

   m2crypto (#945182), orphaned yesterday
     Description: Python wrapper for the OpenSSL library
     Reverse Depends: dnsviz dtc-xen flashproxy-common hash-slinger osc
     Installations reported by Popcon: 5678
     Bug Report URL:

   ocrodjvu (#945183), orphaned yesterday
     Description: tool to perform OCR on DjVu documents
     Installations reported by Popcon: 211
     Bug Report URL:

   palabos (#944878), orphaned 5 days ago
     Reverse Depends: libplb-dev
     Installations reported by Popcon: 78
     Bug Report URL:

   pdf2djvu (#945185), orphaned yesterday
     Description: PDF to DjVu converter
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3091
     Bug Report URL:

   python-blosc (#945189), orphaned yesterday
     Description: Python 3 bindings for the Blosc meta-compressor
     Installations reported by Popcon: 611
     Bug Report URL:

   python-djvulibre (#945190), orphaned yesterday
     Description: Python support for the DjVu image format
     Reverse Depends: djvusmooth ocrodjvu python-djvu-dbg
     Installations reported by Popcon: 313
     Bug Report URL:

   stardict (#945198), orphaned today
     Reverse Depends: stardict stardict-gtk stardict-plugin
       stardict-plugin-espeak stardict-plugin-festival
     Installations reported by Popcon: 400
     Bug Report URL:

1254 older packages have been omitted from this listing, see for a complete list.


No new packages have been given up for adoption, but a total of 248 packages
are awaiting adoption.  See
for a complete list.


For the following packages help is requested:

   autopkgtest (#846328), requested 1086 days ago
     Description: automatic as-installed testing for Debian packages
     Reverse Depends: debci-worker
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1165
     Bug Report URL:

   balsa (#642906), requested 2979 days ago
     Description: An e-mail client for GNOME
     Installations reported by Popcon: 709
     Bug Report URL:

   broadcom-sta (#886599), requested 682 days ago (non-free)
     Description: Broadcom STA Wireless driver (non-free)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1789
     Bug Report URL:

   cargo (#860116), requested 954 days ago
     Description: Rust package manager
     Reverse Depends: dh-cargo
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1364
     Bug Report URL:

   cyrus-sasl2 (#799864), requested 1520 days ago
     Description: authentication abstraction library
     Reverse Depends: 389-ds-base adcli autofs-ldap
       cairo-dock-mail-plug-in cyrus-caldav cyrus-clients cyrus-common
       cyrus-dev cyrus-imapd cyrus-imspd (78 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 201733
     Bug Report URL:

   dee (#831388), requested 1224 days ago
     Description: model to synchronize mutiple instances over DBus
     Reverse Depends: dee-tools gir1.2-dee-1.0 libdee-dev zeitgeist-core
     Installations reported by Popcon: 41641
     Bug Report URL:

   developers-reference (#759995), requested 1909 days ago
     Description: guidelines and information for Debian developers
     Installations reported by Popcon: 7865
     Bug Report URL:

   devscripts (#800413), requested 1514 days ago
     Description: scripts to make the life of a Debian Package maintainer
     Reverse Depends: apt-build apt-listdifferences aptfs arriero
       brz-debian customdeb debci debian-builder debmake debpear (31 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 12048
     Bug Report URL: (#908868), requested 432 days ago
     Description: Linux container runtime
     Reverse Depends: golang-github-containers-buildah-dev
       golang-github-samalba-dockerclient-dev kubernetes-node subuser
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2511
     Bug Report URL:

   ed (#886643), requested 682 days ago
     Description: classic UNIX line editor
     Reverse Depends: apt-cacher libdebbugs-perl opensmtpd sn
     Installations reported by Popcon: 16056
     Bug Report URL:

   ejabberd (#767874), requested 1844 days ago
     Description: distributed, fault-tolerant Jabber/XMPP server written
       in Erlang
     Reverse Depends: ejabberd-contrib ejabberd-mod-cron
       ejabberd-mod-default-contacts ejabberd-mod-default-rooms
       ejabberd-mod-deny-omemo ejabberd-mod-filter ejabberd-mod-grafite
       ejabberd-mod-log-chat ejabberd-mod-logsession ejabberd-mod-logxml
       (10 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 438
     Bug Report URL:

   fbcat (#565156), requested 3599 days ago
     Description: framebuffer grabber
     Installations reported by Popcon: 186
     Bug Report URL:

   fgetty (#823061), requested 1300 days ago
     Description: console-only getty & login (issue with nis)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 621
     Bug Report URL:

   frama-c (#907946), requested 443 days ago
     Description: Platform dedicated to the analysis of source code
       written in C
     Installations reported by Popcon: 56
     Bug Report URL:

   freedombox (#940881), requested 61 days ago
     Description: debian pure blend, user-friendly, privacy-oriented home
     Reverse Depends: freedombox-setup
     Bug Report URL:

   freeipmi (#628062), requested 3101 days ago
     Description: GNU implementation of the IPMI protocol
     Reverse Depends: conman freeipmi freeipmi-bmc-watchdog
       freeipmi-ipmidetect freeipmi-ipmiseld freeipmi-tools ipmitool
       libfreeipmi-dev libfreeipmi17 libipmiconsole-dev (10 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8620
     Bug Report URL:

   freeradius (#933376), requested 115 days ago
     Description: high-performance and highly configurable RADIUS server
     Reverse Depends: freeradius freeradius-config freeradius-dhcp
       freeradius-iodbc freeradius-krb5 freeradius-ldap
       freeradius-memcached freeradius-mysql freeradius-postgresql
       freeradius-python2 (5 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1547
     Bug Report URL:

   gnat-gps (#496905), requested 4102 days ago
     Description: co-maintainer needed
     Reverse Depends: gnat-gps
     Installations reported by Popcon: 386
     Bug Report URL:

   gnome-shell-extension-caffeine (#891457), requested 634 days ago
     Description: GNOME Shell extension to keep your computer awake
     Installations reported by Popcon: 404
     Bug Report URL:

   gnome-shell-extension-top-icons-plus (#891458), requested 634 days ago
     Description: GNOME Shell extension to move system tray icons to top
     Installations reported by Popcon: 658
     Bug Report URL:

   gnucash (#910059), requested 415 days ago
     Description: personal and small-business financial-accounting
     Reverse Depends: gnucash
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2652
     Bug Report URL:

   grub2 (#248397), requested 5673 days ago
     Description: GRand Unified Bootloader
     Reverse Depends: debootstick grml-rescueboot grml2usb
       grub-cloud-amd64 grub-coreboot grub-coreboot-bin grub-coreboot-dbg
       grub-disk grub-efi grub-efi-amd64 (42 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 199569
     Bug Report URL:

   heimdal (#849325), requested 1061 days ago
     Description: Heimdal Kerberos
     Reverse Depends: heimdal-clients heimdal-dev heimdal-kcm heimdal-kdc
       heimdal-multidev heimdal-servers libafsauthent2 libafsrpc2
       libasn1-8-heimdal libgssapi3-heimdal (22 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 15697
     Bug Report URL:

   hfsprogs (#557892), requested 3648 days ago
     Description: mkfs and fsck for HFS and HFS+ file systems
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1747
     Bug Report URL:

   javaparser (#820471), requested 1322 days ago
     Description: Java library for parsing Java 1.5.
     Reverse Depends: umlet
     Installations reported by Popcon: 252
     Bug Report URL:

   jmol (#719330), requested 2294 days ago
     Description: Molecular Viewer
     Reverse Depends: jalview jmol jmol-applet libbiojava4.0-java
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1196
     Bug Report URL:

   jove (#470185), requested 4274 days ago
     Description: Jonathan's Own Version of Emacs - a compact, powerful
     Installations reported by Popcon: 354
     Bug Report URL:

   libapache2-mod-python (#516501), requested 3925 days ago
     Description: Python-embedding module for Apache 2
     Installations reported by Popcon: 4005
     Bug Report URL:

   libmng (#831389), requested 1224 days ago
     Description: Multiple-image Network Graphics library
     Reverse Depends: gimp libcegui-mk2-dev libdevil1c2 libmng-dev
       libqtgui4 libsynfig0a libxine2-misc-plugins
       qt5-image-formats-plugins tuxonice-userui
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2276
     Bug Report URL:

   libreoffice (#419523), requested 4602 days ago
     Description: office productivity suite
     Reverse Depends: design-desktop gir1.2-lokdocview-0.1 gnome jabref
       jodconverter jodreports-cli libaccessodf-java libjodconverter-java
       libjodreports-java liblibreofficekitgtk (194 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 98300
     Bug Report URL:

   libteam (#743212), requested 2061 days ago
     Description: library for controlling team network device
     Reverse Depends: ladvd libteam-dev libteam-utils network-manager
     Installations reported by Popcon: 91204
     Bug Report URL:

   linphone (#880926), requested 746 days ago
     Description: SIP softphone - graphical client
     Reverse Depends: liblinphone++9 liblinphone-dev linphone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1657
     Bug Report URL:

   logcheck (#539944), requested 3761 days ago
     Description: mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the
     Reverse Depends: logcheck
     Installations reported by Popcon: 3969
     Bug Report URL:

   nas (#354174), requested 5019 days ago
     Description: The Network Audio System
     Reverse Depends: acm alsaplayer-nas gbsplay isdnvboxclient
       libaudio-dev libqtgui4 mpg123 mplayer mplayer-gui nas (3 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 106774
     Bug Report URL:

   nilfs-tools (#723599), requested 2256 days ago
     Description: Continuous Snapshotting Log-structured Filesystem
     Reverse Depends: libguestfs-nilfs partclone
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1476
     Bug Report URL:

   nn (#470187), requested 4274 days ago
     Description: Heavy-duty USENET news reader (curses-based client)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 65
     Bug Report URL:

   ntp (#855342), requested 1008 days ago
     Description: Network Time Protocol programs
     Reverse Depends: bwctl-server lava ltsp-client
       openstack-cloud-services openstack-compute-node progress-linux-host
     Installations reported by Popcon: 57202
     Bug Report URL:

   openldap (#512360), requested 3957 days ago
     Description: OpenLDAP server, libraries, and utilities
     Reverse Depends: 389-ds-base 389-ds-base-dev 389-ds-base-libs adcli
       alpine anope apache2-bin asterisk-modules audispd-plugins
       autofs-ldap (168 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 200963
     Bug Report URL:

   openssl (#332498), requested 5159 days ago
     Description: Secure Socket Layer (SSL) binary and related
       cryptographic tools
     Reverse Depends: acme-tiny afflib-tools alpine amanda-common
       amqp-tools android-tools-adbd apache2-bin apache2-dev
       apache2-ssl-dev apache2-utils (931 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 201268
     Bug Report URL:

   openvanilla-modules (#678401), requested 2709 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: 6
     Bug Report URL:

   pgpool2 (#772047), requested 1813 days ago
     Description: connection pool server and replication proxy for
     Reverse Depends: libpgpool-dev pgpool2 postgresql-12-pgpool2
     Installations reported by Popcon: 106
     Bug Report URL:

   php-horde-core (#942282), requested 39 days ago
     Description: Core Horde Framework library (AND all php-horde*!)
     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: 174
     Bug Report URL:

   proftpd-dfsg (#519175), requested 3908 days ago
     Description: versatile, virtual-hosting FTP daemon
     Reverse Depends: gadmin-proftpd proftpd-dev proftpd-mod-counter
       proftpd-mod-dnsbl proftpd-mod-fsync proftpd-mod-geoip
       proftpd-mod-ldap proftpd-mod-msg proftpd-mod-mysql proftpd-mod-odbc
       (4 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 7289
     Bug Report URL:

   pulseaudio (#743303), requested 2060 days ago
     Description: PulseAudio sound server
     Reverse Depends: actiona aegisub aiscm audacious-plugins audiotools
       baresip-x11 blueman browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash
       budgie-core cairo-dock-impulse-plug-in (174 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 128819
     Bug Report URL:

   rst2pdf (#876681), requested 788 days ago
     Description: ReportLab-based reStructuredText to PDF renderer
     Installations reported by Popcon: 350
     Bug Report URL:

   samba (#814382), requested 1379 days ago
     Description: SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix
     Reverse Depends: caja-share cifs-utils ctdb freeipa-client-samba
       freeipa-server freeipa-server-trust-ad freeradius fusesmb
       gadmin-samba gnome-control-center (45 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 133731
     Bug Report URL:

   spamassassin (#676314), requested 2724 days ago
     Description: seeking co-maintainers
     Reverse Depends: claws-mail-spamassassin
       evolution-plugin-spamassassin fuzzyocr isbg sa-compile sa-exim
       sa-learn-cyrus spamass-milter spamassassin-heatu spampd
     Installations reported by Popcon: 8778
     Bug Report URL:

   sparkleshare (#901994), requested 518 days ago
     Description: distributed collaboration and sharing tool
     Installations reported by Popcon: 96
     Bug Report URL:

   swi-prolog (#896458), requested 579 days ago
     Description: ISO/Edinburgh-style Prolog interpreter
     Reverse Depends: elpa-ediprolog eye libppl-swi logol-bin pakcs spark
       swi-prolog swi-prolog-bdb swi-prolog-java swi-prolog-odbc (1 more
     Installations reported by Popcon: 1743
     Bug Report URL:

   syncthing (#940332), requested 67 days ago
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2668
     Bug Report URL:

   sysvinit (#935416), requested 91 days ago
     Description: System-V-like init utilities
     Reverse Depends: batmand console-setup-freebsd console-setup-linux
       coquelicot courier-authdaemon courier-base courier-imap courier-ldap
       courier-mlm courier-mta (18 more omitted)
     Installations reported by Popcon: 202721
     Bug Report URL:

   torbrowser-launcher (#796295), requested 1553 days ago
     Description: helps download, update and run the Tor Browser Bundle
     Installations reported by Popcon: 2195
     Bug Report URL:

   vpnc (#818547), requested 1344 days ago
     Description: Cisco-compatible VPN client
     Reverse Depends: network-manager-vpnc
     Installations reported by Popcon: 7509
     Bug Report URL:

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