http://www.debian.org/devel/wnpp/ - Official Work-Needing and Prospective Packages page.

Work-Needing and Prospective Packages (WNPP) holds list of :

The difference between "packages up for adoption" and "orphaned packages" is the fact that the latter no longer has an active maintainer.

For more information on the above items, read http://www.debian.org/devel/wnpp/

See also


CategoryPackageManagement