Warning: This program is experimental and its interface is subject to change.

Name

nix profile diff-closures - show the closure difference between each version of a profile

Synopsis

nix profile diff-closures [option...]

Examples

  • Show what changed between each version of the NixOS system profile:

    # nix profile diff-closures --profile /nix/var/nix/profiles/system
    Version 13 -> 14:
      acpi-call: 2020-04-07-5.8.13 → 2020-04-07-5.8.14
      aws-sdk-cpp: -6723.1 KiB
      …
    
    Version 14 -> 15:
      acpi-call: 2020-04-07-5.8.14 → 2020-04-07-5.8.16
      attica: -996.2 KiB
      breeze-icons: -78713.5 KiB
      brotli: 1.0.7 → 1.0.9, +44.2 KiB
    

Description

This command shows the difference between the closures of subsequent versions of a profile. See nix store diff-closures for details.

Options

  • --profile path
    The profile to update.