portupgrade feature question

Daniel nefar at hotmail.com
Sat Jul 17 12:53:31 PDT 2004

Freddie already informed me of pkg_tree, a utility that does this.

Thanks much

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Mark Linimon" <linimon at lonesome.com>
To: "Daniel" <nefar at hotmail.com>
Cc: <knu at FreeBSD.org>; <ports at FreeBSD.org>
Sent: Saturday, July 17, 2004 12:48
Subject: Re: portupgrade feature question

> On Sat, 17 Jul 2004, Daniel wrote:
> > I'm wondering if your port tools have a way of seeing a dependancy tree?
> I can't answer for knu, but one of the pages on portsmon is able to do
> so: http://portsmon.firepipe.net/portdependencytree.py.  It's quite slow,
> since it runs 'make describe' immediately, but it's up-to-date within a
> cvsup increment.
> I would say this is a 'beta' feature.
> mcl

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