Tracing build dependencies

Kent Stewart kstewart at
Tue Apr 27 13:43:04 PDT 2004

On Tuesday 27 April 2004 01:19 pm, Jim Trigg wrote:
> I remember seeing come across one of the FreeBSD lists (either ports,
> stable, or questions) a shell script to show build dependencies of
> installed ports (for use in determining whether installed ports are
> orphans or not), but cannot now find it (either in my saved mail, in
> the list archives, or through a web search).  Does anyone have such a
> script?

Look at pkg_cutleaves. There are a number of others in ../sysutils. I 
followed the thread and installed it and pkg_tree.


Kent Stewart
Richland, WA

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