Christopher Key writes:
> I do have another query though; pkg_cutleaves is supposed to show > you a list of of packages upon which nothing depends. In theory > this means that there should be nothing in this list beyond the > ports I've explicitly installed. This theory is incorrect. > However, I do seem to have gained autoconf, automake, gmake, > help2man and libtool. Am I right in thinking that these were > required for building / installing something at some point, but > that nothing would break if I were to remove them? I'm not sure about help2man, but for the others: yes. The price will be having them automatically reinstalled every time a port is built which uses them. While doing so will not take long ... none of these is a space-hog, nor do they adversely affect system operation. General practice is to leave them be. Robert Huff _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"