About busybox integration.

Zach Pfeffer zach.pfeffer at linaro.org
Fri Aug 19 18:45:47 UTC 2011

On 19 August 2011 09:36, Botao Sun <botao.sun at linaro.org> wrote:
> Hi Guys,
> Currently, we have 2 different situations according to our 2 different tool
> chains - old and new.
> For the old tool chain, use branch linaro_android_2.3.4 of my git
> repository: git://git.linaro.org/people/botaosun/busybox.git. This is a
> pre-built version, only contains a binary file of busybox.
> For the new tool chain, use branch linaro_android_2.3.5 of my git
> repository: git://git.linaro.org/people/botaosun/busybox.git. This version
> contains the source code of busybox 1.19.0 release, and the source code will
> be compiled with the other components of entire platform.
> I did this because there are some tricky issues which are related to our old
> tool chain and Android compiling system. I have discussed with Bero about
> the details. It's not impossible to solve it, but time matters. In addition,
> we will move to the new tool chain sooner or later, so there may be no more
> benefits to work on the old version support, and there is a workable busybox
> binary file already.
> If you have more suggestions, feel free to reply this mail.
> Thank you.
> BR
> Botao Sun

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