Re: ldd -u (Re: Solving recursive dependency disease in KDE-based packages)
On Sun, Dec 11, 2005 at 04:56:08PM +0100, Adeodato Simó wrote:
> * Nathanael Nerode [Sun, 11 Dec 2005 07:35:41 -0500]:
> > To work out which libraries you're linked to which you don't actually need,
> > ldd -u <executable or library> is invaluable.
> This seems like not the case _at all_ to me (the "invaluable" bit):
> % ldd -u /usr/lib/amarok/amarokapp
> Unused direct dependencies:
ldd -u /usr/lib/amarok/amarokapp
ldd: unrecognized option `-u'
Try `ldd --help' for more information.
This atleast doesn't even seem to work on all arches either.