Determining which port installed a build dependency

Randy Pratt rpratt1950 at
Sun Apr 18 18:14:17 PDT 2004

Is there a way to determine which port installed a build dependency?

I was using pkg_cutleaves to weed out some unused ports but I'd
prefer not to remove build dependencies if at all possible.  Here is 
an example of a build dependency which is not a run dependency:

	% cd /usr/ports/net/cvsup

	% make build-depends-list

	% make run-depends-list

It is installed:

	% pkg_info | grep ezm3
	ezm3-1.1_1          Easier, more portable Modula-3 ...

If I try to find which port was responsible for installing ezm3 
I get no results:

	% pkg_info -R ezm3-1.1_1
	Information for ezm3-1.1_1:


Is there some slick method for finding this information?  I'd prefer
to keep the build dependencies for the next portupgrade.

The pkg_info(1) man page doesn't make it clear that the -R option
only works for run dependencies.  

Searching with google didn't turn up any useful results either.



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