Subject: Re: updated from 1.6.x to 3.0rc5 - pkgsrc question
To: None <>
From: Michael Parson <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/06/2005 16:48:36
On Wed, Dec 07, 2005 at 09:32:27AM +1100, Carl Brewer wrote:
> Geert Hendrickx wrote:
>> 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 You almost certainly have a lot of other stuff out of date, which in turn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/tmp/ood			# what's out of date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
> I assume that's the "dot" from /usr/pkgsrc/misc/dotfile,

Uh, that set of programs is for generating config files for various
programs.  You need to install graphics/graphviz, as is noted when you
install pkgdepgraph.

> but which "convert" is it?

Given his usage, I'd say it's probably the one from ImageMagick, great
set of utilities.

Michael Parson