Josh Glover wrote:
> On 12/12/06, Frank Murphy <frankly3d-weblists at hotmail.com> wrote:
>>> Is [it] possible [...] to list all installed rpm(s), their
>> dependencies, and common
>> name if possible. (and are they used/necessary)
>>>> rpm -qa|xargs rpm -i --whatrequires
>>>> Am I close with above?
>> Why not try it out and see if it does what you want. Try:
>> rpm -qa | head -10 | xargs rpm -qi --whatrequires
>> (note I added a 'q' to your second rpm command--pretty sure that is
>> This will give you output for a small sample size. If it is what you
> want to see, blast it out for all your RPMs. :)
This was the puppy.
rpm -qa | head | xargs rpm -qi --whatrequires
had to drop "-10" to test
Gave me a list of prms not owned by anything
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