Possibly easy targets for RC bug squashing

RC bugs tagged patch (and not pending)

bugpackagesourcepopcontitle
692956 libqt4-ruby1.8 qtruby 14739 libqt4-ruby1.8: leaves diversion after upgrade from squeeze
717190 hdparm hdparm 110314 Leaves RAID sync speed set to 0
725284 hdparm hdparm 110314 hdparm + systemd: Configuration not restored after resume
744145 python-pip python-pip 13499 pip crashes on "import requests"
773029 groonga-server-common groonga 9 groonga-server-common: purging deletes conffiles owned by other packages: /etc/groonga/{groonga.conf, synonyms.tsv}
774918 cups-pdf cups-pdf 6782 cups-pdf: copyright file missing after upgrade (policy 12.5)
775041 samba samba 125518 samba: add Breaks: qtsmbstatus-server (<< 2.2.1-3~)
775053 debbugs debbugs 56 debbugs: postinst uses /usr/share/doc content (Policy 12.3): /usr/share/doc/debbugs/examples/config
775313 debsums debsums 7329 debsums -c don't report all changed files
775356 resolvconf resolvconf 7335 resolvconf: bashisms in /etc/dhcp/dhclient-enter-hooks.d/resolvconf: shopt and [[ ... ]]
775390 php-elisp php-elisp 928 php-elisp: fails to upgrade lenny -> squeeze -> wheezy -> jessie
775548 php-elisp php-elisp 928 php-elisp: fails to upgrade lenny -> squeeze -> wheezy -> jessie
775583 lvm2 lvm2 169027 New initramfs-tools boot script needed to activate VG needed only for /usr
775616 src:kwave kwave 433 kwave: FTBFS in jessie: help_fr.docbook:292: parser error : Entity 'url_svn_instructions' not defined
775624 src:procps procps 171806 procps: FTBFS in jessie: dh_auto_test: make -j1 check returned exit code 2
775691 src:matplotlib matplotlib 11695 matplotlib: CVE-2013-1424: printf buffer overrun
775881 src:mysql-5.5 mysql-5.5 104815 mysql-5.5: Multiple security fixes from January 2015 CPU
775888 virtualbox virtualbox 12669 virtualbox: CVE-2014-6588 CVE-2014-6589 CVE-2014-6590 CVE-2014-6595 CVE-2015-0418 CVE-2015-0427
775894 libqt4-ruby1.8 qtruby 14739 libqt4-ruby1.8: leaves diversion after upgrade from from lenny -> squeeze -> wheezy -> jessie
775913 src:vala-0.26 vala-0.26 1359 vala-0.26: CVE-2014-8154: Heap-buffer overflow in vala-gstreamer bindings at Gst.MapInfo()
776145 libglib2.0-cil gtk-sharp2 63704 GLib-CRITICAL spam on STDERR

RC bugs on packages with a newer version in Ubuntu (possible patches), not tagged patch nor pending

bugpackagesourceversions (D/U)popcontitle
555168 locales glibc UbCh 2.19-13 / 2.19-13ubuntu3 171655 Many locales files do not permit modification
709198 debconf debconf UbCh 1.5.55 / 1.5.55ubuntu2 171814 debconf: should not use python in maintainer scripts
734517 brasero brasero UbCh 3.11.4-1 / 3.12.0-0ubuntu1 74513 brasero: suggest brasero-cdrkit
740998 rdnssd ndisc6 UbCh 1.0.1-1 / 1.0.1-1ubuntu1 1193 NetworkManager and rdnssd do not play well together
750521 pinentry-gtk2 pinentry UbCh 0.8.3-2 / 0.8.3-2ubuntu1 40156 scim-gtk-immodule breaks pinentry-gtk2 and impairs gnome-keyring
754907 tracker-extract tracker UbCh 1.2.4-1 / 1.2.5-0ubuntu1 57776 tracker-extract: Spams system logs
755834 isc-dhcp-server isc-dhcp UbCh 4.3.1-5 / 4.3.1-5ubuntu2 160633 Fails to install if interface list is empty
759361 freerdp-x11 freerdp UbCh 1.1.0~git20140921.1.440916e+dfsg1-2 / 1.1.0~git20140921.1.440916e+dfsg1-2ubuntu1 24809 freerdp-x11: Segfaults on too-long command line with old-style options
759530 libc-bin glibc UbCh 2.19-13 / 2.19-13ubuntu3 171655 libc-bin: ldconfig breaks a system
760170 isc-dhcp-server isc-dhcp UbCh 4.3.1-5 / 4.3.1-5ubuntu2 160633 isc-dhcp-server: Installation fails
765380 src:gcc-4.8 gcc-4.8 UbCh 4.8.4-1 / 4.8.4-1ubuntu2 28111 gcc-4.8: do not ship with Jessie+1
767423 tracker-extract tracker UbCh 1.2.4-1 / 1.2.5-0ubuntu1 57776 tracker-extract SIGSEGV
767659 libpoppler-glib8 poppler UbCh 0.26.5-2 / 0.30.0-0ubuntu1 90407 evince 3.14.1-1 gets undefined symbol with libpoppler46:i386 earlier than 0.26.5-2
768475 libpoppler-glib8 poppler UbCh 0.26.5-2 / 0.30.0-0ubuntu1 90407 evince: segfault on trying to open a pdf
768620 avahi-daemon avahi UbCh 0.6.31-4 / 0.6.31-4ubuntu4 142651 avahi-daemon.service fails to stop during upgrade
768949 avahi-daemon avahi UbCh 0.6.31-4 / 0.6.31-4ubuntu4 142651 avahi-daemon.service fails to stop during upgrade
768985 libpoppler-glib8 poppler UbCh 0.26.5-2 / 0.30.0-0ubuntu1 90407 libpoppler-glib.so.8: undefined symbol Segmentation fault
769342 bash-static bash UbCh 4.3-11 / 4.3-11ubuntu2 171805 bash-static is statically linked against libc6, but doesn't have a Built-Using: field
769351 src:docker.io docker.io UbCh 1.3.3~dfsg1-2 / 1.3.3~dfsg1-2ubuntu2 1257 docker.io: statically linked against libc6 without a Built-Using: field
769353 chkrootkit chkrootkit UbCh 0.50-2 / 0.50-2ubuntu1 6750 chkrootkit: statically linked against libc6 without a Built-Using: field
769759 tracker-extract tracker UbCh 1.2.4-1 / 1.2.5-0ubuntu1 57776 tracker-extract dumps the complete file it cannot index to stdout/stderr
769797 src:gnat-4.9 gnat-4.9 UbCh 4.9.2-1 / 4.9.2-1ubuntu1 325 gnat-4.9: FTBFS: Needs update for gcc-4.9-4.9.2
769941 libgstreamer-plugins-base1.0-0 gst-plugins-base1.0 UbCh 1.4.4-2 / 1.4.5-1ubuntu1 27146 libgstreamer-plugins-base1.0-0: Iceweasel crashes with "gst_app_src_set_size: assertion 'GST_IS_APP_SRC (appsrc)' failed"
770130 gnome-shell gnome-shell UbCh 3.14.2-3 / 3.14.3-0ubuntu2 60274 gnome-shell: Oh no! Something has gone wrong. (Fujitsu ST4121)
770492 src:linux linux UbCh 3.16.7-ckt4-1 / 3.18.0-9.10 115259 linux-image-3.16.0-4-686-pae: chown removes security.capability xattr on other users' files (CVE-2015-1350)
771671 kexec-tools kexec-tools UbCh 1:2.0.7-5 / 1:2.0.7-5ubuntu1 1178 /sbin/kexec: Unable to load kdump kernel on i386
771891 evolution evolution UbCh 3.12.9~git20141130.241663-1 / 3.12.10-0ubuntu1 66372 [evolution] IMAP messages fail to download until deleting cache
772567 brasero brasero UbCh 3.11.4-1 / 3.12.0-0ubuntu1 74513 brasero: Brasero ejects blank CD before even starting burning audio CD
774257 gnome-control-center gnome-control-center UbCh 1:3.14.2-2 / 1:3.14.2-2ubuntu1 69272 Configuring a printer does not work without system-config-printer
774748 ruby-redcloth ruby-redcloth UbCh 4.2.9-3 / 4.2.9-3build2 1114 ruby-redcloth: CVE-2012-6684
774780 sound-juicer sound-juicer UbCh 3.14.0-1 / 3.14.0-1build1 58630 sound-juicer: Refuses to start: “The plugin necessary for file access was not found”
774794 dpkg dpkg UbCh 1.17.23 / 1.17.23ubuntu1 171818 dpkg: Add breaks for new trigger cycles
775065 systemd systemd UbCh 215-10 / 218-5ubuntu2 171271 dpkg --configure -a results in "Hangup" after first package
775124 dpkg dpkg UbCh 1.17.23 / 1.17.23ubuntu1 171818 dpkg-statoverride with unknown group breaks any subsequent package installation
775235 gnome-shell gnome-shell UbCh 3.14.2-3 / 3.14.3-0ubuntu2 60274 Repeatable failure to start on i386 running under kvm
775417 inn2-lfs inn2 UbCh 2.5.4-2 / 2.5.4-2build1 166 inn2-lfs: copyright file missing after upgrade (policy 12.5)
775541 nfs-common nfs-utils UbCh 1:1.2.8-9 / 1:1.2.8-9ubuntu2 145717 NFS mounts from /etc/fstab do not work
775588 src:darcs darcs UbCh 2.8.5-1 / 2.8.5-1build1 1775 darcs: Missing copyright information
775589 src:tellico tellico UbCh 2.3.9+dfsg.1-1 / 2.3.9+dfsg.1-1ubuntu1 654 tellico: Missing copyright information
775617 src:libdate-calc-xs-perl libdate-calc-xs-perl UbCh 6.3-1 / 6.3-1build2 6999 libdate-calc-xs-perl: FTBFS in jessie: Tests failures
775632 src:libdate-pcalc-perl libdate-pcalc-perl UbCh 6.1-3 / 6.1-3build1 314 libdate-pcalc-perl: FTBFS in jessie: Tests failures
775851 geoip-bin geoip UbCh 1.6.2-3 / 1.6.3-2 158538 geoip-generator produces faulty v6/city database
775877 gnome-session gnome-session UbCh 3.14.0-2 / 3.14.0-2ubuntu2 68526 gnome-session: No mouse pointer after login
775896 libdumbnet-dev libdumbnet UbCh 1.12-4 / 1.12-4build1 3338 libdumbnet-dev: copyright file missing after upgrade (policy 12.5)
776034 systemd systemd UbCh 215-10 / 218-5ubuntu2 171271 fsck runs in parallel on same physical disk

RC bugs affecting only testing (not unstable, and not pending)

bugpackagesourcepopcontitle
766560 banshee banshee 2406 banshee: Banshee freezes for 2-3 minutes during startup/searching/browsing after recent libsqlite3-0 update
767433 binutils binutils 129867 binutils: libbfd (strings, objdump, nm, etc): CVE-2014-8484 and CVE-2014-8485: code injection
774862 ciderwebmail ciderwebmail 24 ciderwebmail: unhandled symlink to directory conversion: /usr/share/ciderwebmail/root/static/images/mimeicons
775725 dh-make-perl dh-make-perl 1962 dh-make-perl requires YAML::XS, which is not installed
774854 fex fex 30 fex: fails to install: subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1
773751 fex fex 30 race condition between fur and fex_cleanup
775062 grok grok 51 grok doesn't grok group name ('group name must start with a non-digit')
729800 initramfs-tools initramfs-tools 169996 Packages including /usr/sbin/update-initramfs must Provide and Conflict with linux-initramfs-tool
775350 libblkid-dev util-linux 171820 libblkid-dev: unhandled symlink to directory conversion: /usr/share/doc/PACKAGE
773806 libdb5.3-java db5.3 31363 libdb5.3-java: Pre-installation script fails
775699 libgaviotatb-dev gaviotatb 204 libgaviotatb-dev is broken: undefined reference to `z_uncompress'
774725 libmspack0 libmspack 6997 libmspack: CHM decompression: division by zero
774726 libmspack0 libmspack 6997 libmspack: CHM decompression: pointer arithmetic overflow
756233 libtbb2 tbb 37270 libtbb2 for i386 is miscompiled, it contains the cmov instruction
765722 libxml2 libxml2 169930 CVE-2014-3660 libxml2 billion laugh variant
774867 lirc-x lirc 95698 lirc-x: unhandled symlink to directory conversion: /usr/share/doc/PACKAGE
768189 macchanger macchanger 1056 should not automatically change MAC (w/o user consent)
775005 macchanger macchanger 1056 [macchanger] MAC randomization doesn't generate a random MAC
748657 make-dfsg make-dfsg 110082 make-dfsg failed to run test: work/misc/fopen-fail.mk
773773 netscript-2.4 netscript-2.4 18 netscript-2.4: Interace names with '-' in them cannot be set up, network configuration fails.
771871 netscript-2.4 netscript-2.4 18 netscript: fails to install due to insserv rejecting the script header: There is a loop between service networking and netscript if started
773772 netscript-2.4 netscript-2.4 18 netscript-2.4: Interace names with '-' in them cannot be set up, and network configuration fails.
771887 nut-client nut 2897 nut-client: Does not install cleanly
773750 nut-client nut 2897 nut-client: Fails to install
747863 nut-client nut 2897 systemd service fails by default and causes package install failure
775022 openssl openssl 169167 Important security update
775418 pcmanfm-dbg pcmanfm 9240 pcmanfm-dbg: copyright file missing after upgrade (policy 12.5)
728365 rhn-client-tools rhn-client-tools 35 python-rhn: Running rhn_reg fails with a TypeError exception.
772365 simpleburn simpleburn 115 simpleburn: bashism in /bin/sh script
768945 src:busybox busybox 168832 busybox lzo implementation suffers from CVE-2014-4607 flaw
775635 src:chiark-tcl chiark-tcl 21 chiark-tcl: FTBFS in jessie: build-dependency not installable: tcl8.4-dev
775636 src:horizon horizon 60 horizon: FTBFS in jessie: Tests failures
776065 src:libvirt libvirt 11288 CVE-2015-0236 - sensitive information disclosure
773233 src:linux linux 115259 linux: Packaging is not correctly enforcing ABI
764162 src:linux linux 115259 linux-image-3.16-2-kirkwood: [regression 3.14->3.16] file data corruption, via network
759094 src:matplotlib matplotlib 11695 matplotlib: Please update to use wxpython3.0
768731 src:matplotlib matplotlib 11695 matplotlib: FTBFS in jessie: build-dependency not installable: python-wxgtk2.8
775044 src:openjdk-7 openjdk-7 39251 openjdk-7: FTBFS: java.lang.RuntimeException: time is more than 10 years from present: 1104530400000
775637 src:openstack-trove openstack-trove 1 openstack-trove: FTBFS in jessie: Tests failures
775375 src:python-django python-django 3716 python-django: CVE-2015-0219 CVE-2015-0220 CVE-2015-0221 CVE-2015-0222
769078 src:python2.7 python2.7 136281 python2.7: Uses literal pkgname in dpkg-query call
775642 src:stressapptest stressapptest 105 stressapptest: FTBFS in jessie: configure: error: i586 is not supported! Try x86_64, i686, powerpc, or armv7a
775625 src:symfony symfony 811 symfony: FTBFS in jessie: Tests failures
775866 src:vlc vlc 56869 vlc: multiple vulnerabilities
731583 sudo sudo 130245 Compares hostname no longer using FQDN
775067 systemd systemd 171271 systemd: journald doesn't forward messages to syslog w/o CAP_SYS_ADMIN (LXC)
742048 systemd systemd 171271 systemd-remount-fs.service fails for split-usr
739676 systemd systemd 171271 systemd-user PAM config breaks some libpam-* modules
763327 systemd systemd 171271 [systemd] FAILED to remount /
774335 systemd-sysv systemd 171271 Provides: in SysV init scripts are not handled correctly, leading to wrong orderings
775682 websvn websvn 557 websvn: CVE-2013-6892: arbitrary file access when downloads enabled for users with commit access
772898 win32-loader win32-loader 206 win32-loader testing and newer fails with TRANSLATE error
775439 winetricks winetricks 5615 winetricks: vcrun2013 not installable (sha1sum mismatch)
775733 xemacs21-gnome-mule,xemacs21-gnome-nomule,xemacs21-gnome-mule-canna-wnn xemacs21 810 xemacs21-gnome-*: hangs during upgrade from squeeze -> wheezy -> jessie
774678 ykneomgr libykneomgr 38 ykneomgr: Missing dependency on pcscd