how to query the dependency graph

Phil Oertel phillipao at
Wed Oct 10 11:32:03 PDT 2012

Thanks, and RTFM acknowledged. It's not /exactly/ what I was looking for
but it answers my question, and it's part of port, so I'm happy.

On Wed, Oct 10, 2012 at 11:19 AM, Jeremy Lavergne <
jeremy at> wrote:

> > "man port" is quite informative.  "port rdeps portname" gives you the
> dependency tree (doesn't really understand general graphs, it assumes
> simple DAGs) for "portname"; it won't produce e.g. "dot" input for you,
> though.
> We have some dot-oriented scripts available:
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