Warning: This program is experimental and its interface is subject to change.
nix store ls - show information about a path in the Nix store
nix store ls [option...] path
To list the contents of a store path in a binary cache:
# nix store ls --store https://cache.nixos.org/ -lR /nix/store/0i2jd68mp5g6h2sa5k9c85rb80sn8hi9-hello-2.10 dr-xr-xr-x 0 ./bin -r-xr-xr-x 38184 ./bin/hello dr-xr-xr-x 0 ./share …
To show information about a specific file in a binary cache:
# nix store ls --store https://cache.nixos.org/ -l /nix/store/0i2jd68mp5g6h2sa5k9c85rb80sn8hi9-hello-2.10/bin/hello -r-xr-xr-x 38184 hello
This command shows information about path in a Nix store. path can be a top-level store path or any file inside a store path.
Show directories rather than their contents.
Produce output in JSON format, suitable for consumption by another program.
Show detailed file information.
List subdirectories recursively.