Subject: Re: pkgsrc dependency problem
To: Andrew Brown <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/18/2003 17:44:58
In message <>, Andrew Brown writes:
>>There are some tools I use to ease such updates.  'pkgdepgraph -D -O foo'
>>will tell you what you have to delete to delete foo.  Using -R instead 
>>of -D will generate a rebuild script.  (Make sure you run that *before* 
>>you actually do the deletions.  Ask me how I learned this...)  'pkg_chk -u'
>just to check...if i understand you, by "run this" you mean the
>"pkgdepgraph -R" command, not the actual rebuild script, right?

Yes.  Deleting the affected files before you figure out what to rebuild 
doesn't work that well...

		--Steve Bellovin,