Gentoo Archives: gentoo-embedded

From: "Peter S. Mazinger" <ps.m@×××.net>
To: david@×××××××××.com
Cc: AJ Armstrong <aja@g.o>, gentoo-embedded@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-embedded] base-layout lite
Date: Mon, 08 Dec 2003 14:24:02
Message-Id: Pine.LNX.4.44.0312082103530.10783-100000@lnx.bridge.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-embedded] base-layout lite by david@futuretel.com
On Tue, 2 Dec 2003 david@×××××××××.com wrote:

> On Tue, Dec 02, 2003 at 11:08:05AM -0800, david@×××××××××.com wrote: > > leave that up to the embedded user... it could most likely be > > implemented in a few lines of bash. > > > > On a side note... we must take into consideration that embedded > systems shells are going to have different levels of funcitonality... > busybox has three shells built in, each with different sets of > commands > although I believe ash is the only one with real scripting
There are 4 shells, but I agree, that ash is the only capable, the others are somewhat crippled (one is for initrd images) Peter
> capabilities, we should figure out if we should cater to the 'lowest > common denomicator' shell...
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