Apologies in advance if this is considered too basic a question for the "internals" forum, but it seems a bit tricky and so far I haven't found a good solution.
I'm aware this can be done easily enough via the crates.io HTTP API, and worst case that's an option. I'm curious, however, if there's a way this information can be easily obtained via the local copy of the crates.io registry index, i.e. the one in
Specifically I'm looking for options which don't require pulling in all of
cargo as a library dependency, which is to say if there's a particular cargo subcommand I can invoke/exec to obtain this information, that'd be great. Unfortunately, it does not seem like yank information is surfaced in