[pacman-dev] required by relation

VMiklos vmiklos at frugalware.org
Thu Aug 3 08:40:34 EDT 2006

On Thu, Aug 03, 2006 at 03:51:25PM +0400, Sergej Pupykin <ps at lx-ltd.ru> wrote:
> It was a "one line trivial script" :)
> pacman -Qi | grep ... | ... | xargs ... pacman -Sy ...
> But on second level (can it be at all?) "required by required by" will be
> annoying...

1) as long as the dependencies are correct, you can't upgrade just
openssl, since the old packages depend on the old openssl version

2) -Syu will do all the work for you, so why not using it?

udv / greetings,

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