show port's deps
e.schuele at computer.org
Sat Apr 1 15:02:28 UTC 2006
> Hi, how can i know what the dependencies are for a particular port?
> i want to know in advance before install the port, is there something
> like emerge -pv in gentoo?, with this i mean a user friendly command, i
> already know that doing a make search key=xxx and look at the B-DEPS and
> R-DEPS lines you see them, but you have to search for your especific
> port among the multitud of matches, BTW, what the diference between them?
> something like this would be great
> # cd /usr/ports/lang/php5
> # make show_deps (or similar)
# make pretty-print-run-depends-list
- or -
# make pretty-print-build-depends-list
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