How to see package dependencies

Herbert J. Skuhra herbert at
Sat Feb 4 09:51:05 UTC 2017

Matthias Fechner skrev:
> Hi all,
> I just tried:
> pkg delete ccache (as I do not need it on servers, poudriere should
> install it automatically if required?)
> But it tries to deinstall:
> Installed packages to be REMOVED:
>         ccache-3.2.5_2
>         scponly-4.8.20110526_2
> How can I find out why it tries to deinstall scponly if I try to
> deinstall ccache?
> (that does not make any sense)

% man pkg
% man pkg-info
% man pkg-delete

'pkg info -r' and 'pkg info -d'.

'pkg delete -f ccache' should delete only ccache.


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