Possibly easy targets for RC bug squashing

RC bugs tagged patch (and not pending)

bugpackagesourcepopcontitle
675857 alsa-utils alsa-utils 107413 PulseAudio-related hidden config files & folders created in the root directory
684691 alsa-utils alsa-utils 107413 PulseAudio-related hidden config files & folders created in the root directory
712980 alsa-utils alsa-utils 107413 alsa-utils startup script creates /.pulse files ("Failed to create secure directory") when pulseaudio is installed
720678 alsa-utils alsa-utils 107413 [alsa-utils] create unwanted pulse files on boot
742388 alsa-utils alsa-utils 107413 libpulse0: spurious files .pulse and .pulse-cookie in /root directory
779556 alsa-utils alsa-utils 107413 pulseaudio creates .config/pulse in a root directory
819705 firmware-b43-installer b43-fwcutter 3047 firmware-b43-installer: Brittle handling of /lib/firmware/b43, can readily conflict with other packages, improper removal during *postrm*
834845 src:chicken chicken 151 chicken: CVE-2016-6830 CVE-2016-6831
846548 libengine-pkcs11-openssl libp11 453 libengine-pkcs11-openssl: Can't load pkcs11 engine into openssl
861298 src:oggvideotools oggvideotools 357 oggvideotools: FTBFS: can not open file for reading
864078 src:openexr openexr 93187 CVE-2017-9110 CVE-2017-9111 CVE-2017-9112 CVE-2017-9113 CVE-2017-9114 CVE-2017-9115 CVE-2017-9116 CVE-2017-9117
864187 libpam-google-authenticator google-authenticator 543 libpam-google-authenticator: Security issue when using a common configuration scheme
864569 src:dolibarr dolibarr 140 dolibarr: CVE-2017-9435
864818 src:python-tablib python-tablib 26 python-tablib: CVE-2017-2810
864985 boxer-data boxer-data 8 boxer-data references cruft package firefox-esr-l10n-be
865026 libusb-1.0-0-dev libusb-1.0 168470 libusb.h: __linux usage makes ippusbxd FTBFS on ppc
865497 src:check-mk check-mk 2400 check-mk: CVE-2017-9781: reflected XSS in webapi.py
865648 openstack-debian-images openstack-debian-images 36 Does not include security sources for all releases
865678 src:knot knot 90 knot: Improper TSIG validity period check can allow TSIG forgery

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

bugpackagesourceversions (D/U)popcontitle
665334 fontforge fontforge UbCh 1:20161005~dfsg-4 / 1:20161005~dfsg-4ubuntu2 2042 non-DFSG postscript embedded in fontforge (currently August 2014
740893 libjs-jquery-hotkeys libjs-jquery-hotkeys UbCh 0~20130707+git2d51e3a9+dfsg-2 / 0~20130707+git2d51e3a9+dfsg-2ubuntu1 760 libjs-jquery-hotkeys: jquery.hotkeys changes break python-coverage html reports.
760385 libv8-3.14 libv8-3.14 UbCh 3.14.5.8-11 / 3.14.5.8-11ubuntu1 11035 nodejs: CVE-2014-5256
773623 libv8-3.14 libv8-3.14 UbCh 3.14.5.8-11 / 3.14.5.8-11ubuntu1 11035 nodejs: CVE-2014-7192
773671 src:libv8-3.14 libv8-3.14 UbCh 3.14.5.8-11 / 3.14.5.8-11ubuntu1 11035 libv8-3.14: multiple security issues
827297 deborphan deborphan UbCh 1.7.28.8-0.3 / 1.7.28.8ubuntu2 12018 deborphan: No support for versioned provides
860751 mawk mawk UbCh 1.3.3-17 / 1.3.3-17ubuntu2 199738 mawk: segfaults on i386 during win32-loader build
862475 libyaml-syck-perl libyaml-syck-perl UbCh 1.29-1 / 1.29-1build2 14083 libyaml-syck-perl: Unconditionally instantiates objects from yaml data
862483 fontconfig fontconfig UbCh 2.11.0-6.7 / 2.11.94-0ubuntu2 186071 fontconfig FTBFS if docbook-utils is installed
862536 src:llvm-toolchain-3.7 llvm-toolchain-3.7 UbCh 1:3.7.1-5 / 1:3.7.1-5ubuntu1 2193 llvm-toolchain-3.7: Fix R_AARCH64_MOVW_UABS_G3
863283 cantor-backend-r cantor UbCh 4:16.08.3-1 / 4:16.12.3-0ubuntu1 4575 cantor-backend-r: Cantor fails to start R server/session
863720 src:aiccu aiccu UbCh 20070115-17 / 20070115-17ubuntu1 217 aiccu: SixXS will shutdown on 2017-06-06
864423 dmraid dmraid UbCh 1.0.0.rc16-8 / 1.0.0.rc16-8ubuntu1 1283 Software RAID is not activated at boot time
864719 slapd openldap UbCh 2.4.44+dfsg-5 / 2.4.44+dfsg-5ubuntu1 197282 slapd: fails to configure when olcSuffix contains a backslash-escaped umlaut
864829 pulseaudio pulseaudio UbCh 10.0-2 / 1:10.0-1ubuntu2 131539 screen reader stops speaking
864953 dpkg dpkg UbCh 1.18.24 / 1.18.24ubuntu1 200096 dpkg: trigger problems with shared-mime-info while upgrading gnome-screensaver:i386 from jessie to stretch
865085 avogadro avogadro UbCh 1.2.0-1 / 1.2.0-1build1 5185 avogadro: doesn't display molecules
865245 src:python-escript python-escript UbCh 5.0-3 / 5.0-3ubuntu1 84 Please update dependencies from latex-xcolor to tl-latex-recommended
865316 xkb-data xkeyboard-config UbCh 2.19-1 / 2.19-1ubuntu1 191592 regression in keyboard layout selection (Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu etc missing)
865398 libguestfs0 libguestfs UbCh 1:1.34.6-2 / 1:1.34.6-2ubuntu2 1353 libguestfs0: unnessarly depends on systemd
865522 scilab scilab UbCh 5.5.2-4 / 5.5.2-4build1 1939 scilab: Segmentation fault at lauch
865526 libpetsc3.7.5-dev petsc UbCh 3.7.5+dfsg1-4 / 3.7.5+dfsg1-4build1 300 libpetsc3.7.5-dev: uninstallable on current sid
865577 src:cloud-init cloud-init UbCh 0.7.9-2 / 0.7.9-153-g16a7302f-0ubuntu1 209 cloud-init FTBFS: recipe for target 'pep8' failed
865659 scilab scilab UbCh 5.5.2-4 / 5.5.2-4build1 1939 scilab: Segmentation fault at launch. It was working before an upgrade performed on 21 June.

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

bugpackagesourcepopcontitle
865232 doxygen-latex doxygen 8163 doxygen-latex: depends on non-existing package latex-xcolor
856590 live-config-systemd live-config 946 systemd: Unspecified problems mounting /usr partition
827665 live-config-systemd live-config 946 systemd goes into timeout while waiting for local-fs.target
865494 logidee-tools logidee-tools 6 logidee-tools: Don't depend on NBS pgf
865282 octave-ocs octave-ocs 242 package functions are not added to Octave path
864923 osinfo-db osinfo-db 15044 osinfo fails to detect stretch netinst iso
860876 r-cran-kernsmooth kernsmooth 6818 reapr: FTBFS: Error in system call: R CMD BATCH 00.Sample/gc_vs_cov.R 00.Sample/gc_vs_cov.Rout
865006 src:bcftools bcftools 98 bcftools FTBFS with htslib 1.4.1-2: [E::hts_idx_push] Region 536870912..536870913 cannot be stored in a tbi index. Try using a csi index with min_shift = 14, n_lvls >= 6
865498 src:drupal7 drupal7 268 drupal7: CVE-2017-6922: Files uploaded by anonymous users into a private file system can be accessed by other anonymous users
865258 src:elastix elastix 24 Please update dependencies from latex-xcolor to tl-latex-recommended
865295 src:f-el f-el 28 f-el FTBFS: Cannot open load file: No such file or directory, s
865650 src:firefox-esr firefox-esr 86582 firefox-esr FTBFS: tries to use system nspr but has no build dependency
865248 src:genometools genometools 208 Please update dependencies from latex-xcolor to tl-latex-recommended
865254 src:graphite2 graphite2 144318 Please update dependencies from latex-xcolor to tl-latex-recommended
865313 src:haskell-dependent-sum haskell-dependent-sum 16 haskell-dependent-sum FTBFS: Couldn't match type `(forall (a1 :: k1). x := a1 -> b0) -> b0'
864183 src:libraw libraw 29212 CVE-2017-6886 CVE-2017-6887
865257 src:librostlab librostlab 65 Please update dependencies from latex-xcolor to tl-latex-recommended
865259 src:librostlab-blast librostlab-blast 68 Please update dependencies from latex-xcolor to tl-latex-recommended
865007 src:libtabixpp libtabixpp 94 libtabixpp FTBFS with htslib 1.4.1-2: devlibs error: There is no package matching [libhts2-dev] and noone provides it
862842 src:linux linux 120977 FTBFS invoking debian/rules binary-arch manually
864340 src:mariadb-10.1 mariadb-10.1 25104 mariadb-10.1 FTBFS on mips64el on Loongson: Installing system database killed with signal TERM after 150 minutes of inactivity
865575 src:miaviewit miaviewit 69 miaviewit FTBFS with mia 2.4.4-1
865435 src:nageru nageru 9 nageru FTBFS: mixer.cpp:159:72: error: invalid new-expression of abstract class type 'DeckLinkCapture'
863934 src:node-dateformat node-dateformat 94 node-dateformat: FTBFS: Test failures ("AssertionError: '1:19:44 PM GMT+0000' === '1:19:44 PM UTC")
865241 src:octave-ocs octave-ocs 242 Please update dependencies from latex-xcolor to tl-latex-recommended
865480 src:openvpn openvpn 35195 openvpn: CVE-2017-7508 CVE-2017-7520 CVE-2017-7521
865606 src:orthanc orthanc 79 orthanc FTBFS with libdcmtk-dev 3.6.1~20170228-2
865251 src:probabel probabel 168 Please update dependencies from latex-xcolor to tl-latex-recommended
863082 src:pulseaudio pulseaudio 131539 pulseaudio: debian/copyright does not contain AGPL-3+ text, and references missing file instead
865244 src:pycorrfit pycorrfit 160 Please update dependencies from latex-xcolor to tl-latex-recommended
859421 src:python-tz python-tz 30677 src:python-tz: Please orphan python-tz
865008 src:samtools samtools 1036 samtools FTBFS with htslib 1.4.1-2: error: conflicting types for 'errmod_t'
865246 src:scolasync scolasync 16 Please update dependencies from latex-xcolor to tl-latex-recommended
863837 src:yara-python yara-python 341 yara-python FTBFS with yara 3.6.0: error: 'YR_OBJECT_INTEGER' undeclared (first use in this function)
865492 src:zsh zsh 13458 zsh: FTBFS with yodl 4
717636 texlive-lang-indic texlive-base 30209 [latex-sanskrit] Package contain type1 startlock fragment from black book