Checking for broken packages (as in linking)
C. P. Ghost
cpghost at cordula.ws
Sat Nov 5 19:43:36 UTC 2011
On Sat, Nov 5, 2011 at 7:27 AM, James Colannino <james at colannino.org> wrote:
> No, I don't mean checking for broken ports :-P In fact, when I Google
> around for the answer to my question, that's all I can find, which is why I
> bring my question to the mailing list instead :) Maybe "broken ports" or
> "broken packages" isn't the right term (what should I be searching for
> What I want to know is, are there tools that will check the ports I've
> installed and tell me if any of my packages are linked against libraries
> that are no longer there? I'm paranoid that at some point, while I'm
> building and installing updates, I'm going to break something.
I'm using the following script (attached).
> I've been using FreeBSD for a little while now, but I'm still learning... :)
> Thanks in advance!
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