port dependents

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Wed Jun 30 00:34:56 PDT 2010

On Jun 29, 2010, at 14:50, Jonathan Stickel wrote:

> The command "port dependents foo" is not working for me.  For any port that has dependents, it returns that "foo depends on foo".  For example:
> $ port version
> Version: 1.9.1
> $ port deps python26
> Library Dependencies: gettext, zlib, openssl, tk, sqlite3, db46, ncurses, gdbm, bzip2, readline
> $ port dependents zlib
> zlib depends on zlib
> For ports that do not have dependents, the command correctly states that there are no dependents.
> Any ideas what could be wrong with my macports installation/configuration and how to fix it?

Hmm, I don't see that problem on my system.

I'm using the sqlite registry. Did you upgrade to that as well, or are you still using the old flat registry?

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