pkg delete --no-recursive

Marko Turk markoml at
Fri Mar 13 08:47:41 UTC 2015

On Fri, Mar 13, 2015 at 03:27:10PM +0700, Olivier Nicole wrote:
> Hi,
> How to tell pkg delete to remove only *this* package and not all the
> ones that depends on it.
> There is a --recursive option, but it is applied by default and I don't
> see how to disable it.
> My goal is to remove perl5.14 in order to install perl5.20. All other
> packages that depend on perl5.14 will be rebuild afterward, so the
> dependecy will be updated accordingly.
> But in no case I want to delete all packages depending on perl, I *do*
> need them.


-f, --force
    Forces packages to be removed despite leaving unresolved

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