rpmorphan - List packages that have no dependencies (like deborphan)

Property Value
Distribution Mageia 4.1
Repository Mageia Core i586
Package name rpmorphan
Package version 1.12
Package release 2.mga4
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 169.06 KB
Download size 53.57 KB
Official Mirror distrib-coffee.ipsl.jussieu.fr
rpmorphan finds orphaned packages on your system. It determines
which packages have no other packages depending on their installation,
and shows you a list of these packages.It intends to be clone of
deborphan Debian tools for RPM packages.
Several tools are also provided :
* rpmusage - display rpm packages last use date
* rpmdep - display the full dependency of an installed rpm package
* rpmduplicates - find packages with several version installed
* rpmextra - find installed packages not in distribution


Package Version Architecture Repository
rpmorphan-1.12-2.mga4.noarch.rpm 1.12 noarch Mageia Core
rpmorphan - - -


Name Value
logrotate -
perl -
perl(English) -
perl(File::Basename) -
perl(File::stat) -
perl(Getopt::Long) -
perl(POSIX) -
perl(Pod::Usage) -
rpm -


Name Value
rpmorphan == 1.12-2.mga4


Type URL
Binary Package rpmorphan-1.12-2.mga4.noarch.rpm
Source Package rpmorphan-1.12-2.mga4.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable Mageia Core repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install rpmorphan rpm package:
    # urpmi rpmorphan




2013-10-19 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.12-2.mga4
+ Revision: 533190
- Mageia 4 Mass Rebuild
2013-08-26 - shlomif <shlomif> 1.12-1.mga4
+ Revision: 471970
- New version of rpmorphan with some fixes.
Thanks to James Abtahi (jamescategory).
2013-01-22 - fwang <fwang> 1.7-3.mga3
+ Revision: 390815
- update rpm group
2013-01-14 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.7-2.mga3
+ Revision: 380480
- Mass Rebuild - https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Feature:Mageia3MassRebuild
2011-06-15 - kharec <kharec> 1.7-1.mga2
+ Revision: 106527
- imported package rpmorphan

See Also

Package Description
rpmstats-0.6.1-8.mga4.i586.rpm Gather statistics from installed packages
rpmsync-1.7-9.mga4.noarch.rpm Script to rsync update an RPM repository mirror
rpmtidy-1.0-1.mga4.noarch.rpm Deletes obsolete RPMS from cache
rpmtools-6.5-5.mga4.i586.rpm Various RPM command-line tools
rpmxdgtool-0.0.8-3.mga4.i586.rpm Service Menu for Konqueror/Dolphin KDE3 and KDE4
rrdcached-1.4.8-5.mga4.i586.rpm Data caching daemon for RRDtool
rrdcollect-0.2.9-5.mga4.i586.rpm Round-Robin Database Collecting Daemon
rrdtool-1.4.8-5.mga4.i586.rpm Round Robin Database Tool to store and display time-series data
rsh-0.17-29.mga4.i586.rpm Clients for remote access commands (rsh, rlogin, rcp)
rsh-server-0.17-29.mga4.i586.rpm Servers for remote access commands (rsh, rlogin, rcp)
rsibreak-0.11-4.mga4.i586.rpm Assists in the Recovery and Prevention of Repetitive Strain Injury
rsnapshot-1.3.1-10.mga4.noarch.rpm Local and remote filesystem snapshot utility
rss2email-2.71-4.mga4.noarch.rpm Deliver news from RSS feeds to your smtp server as text or html mail
rst2pdf-0.93-4.mga4.noarch.rpm Tool for transforming reStructuredText to PDF
rstart-1.0.5-2.mga4.i586.rpm A sample implementation of a Remote Start rsh helper