Re: How to find all reverse depends of a package?
firstname.lastname@example.org (Nathanael Nerode) writes:
> Without, that is, installing every package in Debian.
> I'm curious, for instance, as to why emacs20 hasn't managed to be removed
> yet. Presumably something depends on it. But I can't figure out what.
"apt-get -u install emacs20-" will tell you what else would need
On a more general level: man grep-dctrl
And as said in the other mail in this thread, and I can only concur,
apt-get install debfoster