[paludis-dev] [Paludis] #1261: how to display all package dependencies?

Paludis trac-paludis at exherbo.org
Tue Dec 11 10:43:21 UTC 2012


#1261: how to display all package dependencies?
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    Reporter:  fkater           |      Owner:
        Type:  support-request  |     Status:  closed
    Priority:  Sometime         |  Milestone:
   Component:  clients/cave     |    Version:  0.82.0
  Resolution:  fixed            |   Keywords:
  Blocked By:                   |   Blocking:
Distribution:  N/A              |
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Comment (by ciaranm):

 Basically, no, beyond what 'cave uninstall' produces. The reason you can't
 is that dependencies don't form a tree. They form a huge messy cyclic
 graph. Have a look at http://dev.exherbo.org/~ciaranm/resolution-neato.png
 for example: everything there in orange depends upon everything else in
 orange, and that's with most flags turned off to avoid having X in there.

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