[Slackbuilds-users] Identifying users of a library

Ricardo J. Barberis ricardo at palmtx.com.ar
Thu Mar 22 15:43:24 UTC 2018

El Jueves 22/03/2018 a las 12:32, Ricardo J. Barberis escribió:
> El Jueves 22/03/2018 a las 10:42, Rich Shepard escribió:
> >    I need to upgrade wxPython yet have applications that depend on wxGTK+
> > so I want to learn which installed applicatons depend on wxGTK+2 and
> > wxGTK+3. Aucacity depends on the latter, but I don't know which others do
> > nor which applications require wxGTK+2.
> >
> >    Reading the man pages for installpkg and upgradepkg I see no options
> > for finding this information using them. The tool, 'ldd,' displays the
> > libraries required by a nemed package; I want to display the applications
> > dependent on a named library.
> >
> >    In the Red Hat and Debian worlds rpm and dpkg apparently have options
> > to do this, but I've not found a way in Slackware.
> >
> >    Advice and suggestions needed.
> Chek out these two threads, there are a few ideas in there:
> https://lists.slackbuilds.org/pipermail/slackbuilds-users/2017-September/019942.html
> https://lists.slackbuilds.org/pipermail/slackbuilds-users/2015-June/014407.html

Hoorex is mentioned in one of those threads, but there's also sbbdep:


Ricardo J. Barberis
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