[Yum] Question about listinf package dependencies.

seth vidal skvidal at linux.duke.edu
Wed Apr 5 20:13:19 UTC 2006


On Wed, 2006-04-05 at 16:09 -0400, Gaurav Poothia wrote:
> well I'm actually working on a  new security infrastructure as part of my
> research where if the integrity of one "trusted" package is compromised I
> trace the other parts
> of the system that are potentially compromised.
> 
> any ideas on how i can find the dependencies?

writing a yum util to recursively resolve out dependencies for any given
package is pretty simple.

just use the routines to resolve the deps and then keep a list of things
you've not yet resolved.

-sv





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