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I am searching for the command-line equivalent of apt-cache rdepends <package> in Debian, i.e. locate all packages for which the given <package> is required.

cygcheck.exe doesn't seem to have such mode.

Running setup.exe and try to uninstall e.g. libserf1 to get the list of packages to be also uninstalled is not an option.

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For dependency info you need the cygcheck-dep package.

Checking all packages that directly need a package.

$ cygcheck-dep -n libglpk40

 libglpk40: is needed for ( glpk lib4ti2_0 libglpk-devel octave )

Checking all packages directly required by a package.

$ cygcheck-dep -r libglpk40

 libglpk40: requires ( cygwin libgcc1 )
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