How find out dependences for a software?

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Sat Mar 16 12:23:58 PST 2002

On Sat, Mar 16, 2002 at 01:59:54PM -0500, Mathieu Dube wrote:
> ie:ldd /usr/bin/procinfo 
> => /lib/ (0x40020000)
> => /lib/ (0x40024000)
>         /lib/ => /lib/ (0x40000000)

ldd won't give you the installation dependencies. It doesn't show for
example that you need 'gcc, cpp0, as and ld' to install a certain package.

Gerard Beekmans

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