Finding Dependencies

Paul Schmehl pschmehl_lists at
Tue Mar 17 12:45:17 PDT 2009

--On Tuesday, March 17, 2009 14:03:56 -0500 Jerry <gesbbb at> wrote:

> Assuming program: 'foo', how can I determine what other programs depend
> on 'foo', not what programs 'foo' depends on? I have a program on my
> system and I want to determine what other programs are dependent upon
> it. 'pkg_info' doesn't seem to give me that information.

man (1) pkg_info

-r what the package depends on
-R what depends on the package

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