Re: Deb packages dependent tree
On Wed, Aug 17, 2005 at 08:46:28AM -0400, Roberto C. Sanchez wrote:
} On Wed, Aug 17, 2005 at 12:32:52PM +0200, Werner Mahr wrote:
} > Am Mittwoch, 17. August 2005 11:56 schrieb email@example.com:
} > > I want to run some command on A and get B, C, D.
} > Something like apt-get install?
} I thinks he means he wants to see a dependency tree. apt-get show <pkg>
} will show the first level dependencies, but not further down. I imagine
} that some scripting could be used to solve this.
I missed the OP, but would apt-cache dotty <pkg> be what you're looking
for? I've used it, and it gives a decent tree. You'll need the graphviz
package to look at it, however.