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Is there any software or website that allows the user to view a graph of how popular a particular package is? The site has raw information on how many people
(who have installed popularity-contestInstall popularity-contest) have installed a particular package, but it would be interesting to see how a package's popularity changes over time.

I remember using a website that graphed this, but I don't know if it still exist.

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up vote 7 down vote accepted

Popcon² is a website for viewing and analyzing Ubuntu's user-submitted package statistics.

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This was the site I was thinking of, thanks! – Alvin Row Dec 3 '10 at 20:42
The site appears to be down. – landroni Feb 12 '14 at 13:31

I've found this for Debian at

For example Sun Java packages:

Edit: Here's bug with solution -- --

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There is also


The first one has more display options and data for a longer period (disclosure: its mine...)

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