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/ --long --recursive /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/ --long /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.
Set the logging verbosity level to 'debug'.
Set the format of log output; one of
Print full build logs on standard error.
Decrease the logging verbosity level.
Increase the logging verbosity level.
Show usage information.
Disable substituters and consider all previously downloaded files up-to-date.
Set the Nix configuration setting name to value (overriding
Consider all previously downloaded files out-of-date.
Show version information.
man nix.conffor overriding configuration settings with command line flags.