repoclosure man page

repoclosure ā€” display a list of unresolved dependencies for a yum repository


repoclosure [options]


repoclosure is a program that reads package metadata from one or more yum repositories, checks all dependencies, and displays a list of packages with unresolved dependencies.


-h, --help

Display a help message, and then quit.

-c CONFIG, --config=CONFIG

Config file to use (defaults to /etc/yum.conf).

-a ARCH, --arch=ARCH

Check packages of the given archs, can be specified multiple times (default: current arch).


Set the basearch for yum to run as.

-b, --builddeps

Check build dependencies only (needs source repos enabled).


Specify a lookaside repo id to query, can be specified multiple times.

-r REPOID, --repoid=REPOID

Specify repo ids to query, can be specified multiple times (default is all enabled).

-t, --tempcache

Use a temp dir for storing/accessing yum-cache.

-q, --quiet

Run quietly: no warnings printed to stderr.

-n, --newest

Check only the newest packages in the repos.


Specify a path or url to a repository (same path as in a baseurl) to add to the repositories for this query. This option can be used multiple times. If you want to view only the pkgs from this repository combine this with --repoid. The repoid for the repository is specified by REPOID.

-p PKG, --pkg=PKG

Check closure for this package only

-g GROUP, --group=GROUP

Check closure for packages in this group only

See Also

yum.conf (5)


See the Authors file included with this program.


13 January 2013