Fri Aug 18 11:56:10 NZST 2017
On Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:05:10 +1200, Peter Reutemann wrote:
> 'The other day I was trying to figure out if there is any easy way to
> find or list the dependencies of a package in Linux. '
The apt-cache depends/rdepends commands also have the --recurse option,
to show indirect dependencies as well.
And for showing details of a package (installed or not), try
apt-cache show «package-name»
apt-cache showpkg «package-name»
(They show slightly different info.)
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