[arch-dev-public] hidden dependencies

Jason Chu jason at archlinux.org
Sun Oct 7 15:37:50 EDT 2007

> I can whip something up that will list the entire dep tree of a
> package if you'd like. Can you post it in the bug tracker and assign
> it to me so that I can keep track of things?

Namcap's depends rule can give you that information.  You have to run it
with the -i option though.  "namcap -i <package>" will have the output in
there along with "information" output from other rules as well.  "namcap -i
-r depends <package>" will only give you information output from the
depends rule.

Remember that the depends rule will only work properly if you have all the
dependencies installed for a package (ie. right after you build the

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