c.affolter at stepping-stone
Jul 22, 2009, 7:04 AM
Re: busybox and virtuals (editor, pager etc.)
[In reply to]
> I'm currently doing something very similar - would be interested to
> compare notes and build scripts.
Sure, right now I don't have any fancy build scripts, as I'm in the
prototype phase... More or less following the Gentoo Embedded Handbook
> Right now I have quite a few patches
> to get all this to build correctly. Still not got dbus built though...
Luckily I don't have to use dbus ;)
> Note, I got quite a long way with mdev, but having some problems getting
> module loading working correctly with hotplug. Switched to udev for
> some testing, but may look to go back to mdev at some point.
OK, good to know. Therefore I will stick with udev.
I have static device nodes at the moment, but would like to switch to a
> Additionally I have gone hardened + aufs with the intention to use a
> squashfs+aufs root image
> Slightly buggered in that I can't get git built in my chroot either...
> Would like to push all this stuff out somewhere, but this makes it more
Why don't you use git from outside of your embedded-root?
> Good luck with your project
Thanks, same to you