dependencies in portmaster

Chris Whitehouse cwhiteh at
Mon Mar 3 15:43:35 UTC 2008

perryh at wrote:
>> If you truly are just looking at the dependency list and do not
>> wish to have make do anything, wouldn't this do the trick:
> Not quite, because it doesn't show which of the dependencies
> I have already got installed, and which of those would need
> to be updated.

portmanager -s (ports-mgmt/portmanager) if I've understood your question 

I don't know why people keep on ignoring this utility it is quite 
excellent and doesn't keep breaking things which portupgrade judging by 
posts to this list does. Perhaps I have something to learn here.


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