Subject: Re: updated from 1.6.x to 3.0rc5 - pkgsrc question
To: Steven M. Bellovin <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/06/2005 16:01:12
On Tue, Dec 06, 2005 at 09:34:01AM -0500, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> You almost certainly have a lot of other stuff out of date, which in turn
> will make for rebuilding hell.  You might be better off doing it all at
> once:
> 	lintpkgsrc -i >/tmp/ood			# what's out of date
> 	pkgdepgraph -D /tmp/ood >/tmp/del	# ordered 'delete' list
> 	pkgdepgraph -R /tmp/ood >/tmp/reb	# 'rebuild' shell script

A nice addition to this is a graphical presentation of what has to be done: 

pkgdepgraph -Lv /tmp/ood | dot -Tps | convert - todo.png