I would like to find all possible reverse dependencies (no need for recursive reverse dependencies) of a certain package
p, that is, I want to find all packages which depend on
p. This shall include reverse dependencies on
p's source package and also reverse build dependencies.
If I understand it correctly, there are 4 types of reverse dependencies:
rdepends on source package of
rrequires the source package of
I would like to find all of them.
For Debian, there is
apt-rdepends -r but the manual says:
apt-rdepends cannot do reverse build-dependencies.
For Ubuntu, there is
reverse-depends, which seems to let me do what I want but it seems to be Ubuntu specific, as the manual pages states it is
Provided by: ubuntu-dev-tools_0.153_all
Are there reverse-depends-like tools which will work for non-Ubuntu distributions, especially those using