So I cunningly removed ‘orphaned packages’ in an effort to reclaim much needed space on my system root, only to find that a certain daemon (CouchPotato) failed to run. There could have other consequences of this ‘mindless sweep’, but I had yet to encounter those.
To remedy this, I did:
- to list missing dependencies (if any) by file-path.
- revealing the primary port affected by missing dependencies. It was only then a matter of rebuilding both the primary port and its dependencies with: