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Author: Dr. Nikolaus Klepp
To: dng
Subject: Re: [DNG] Embedded devuan (was Re: Devuan with usr merge?)
Anno domini 2021 Tue, 16 Nov 14:19:59 +0100
Didier Kryn scripsit:
> Le 16/11/2021 à 12:15, onefang a écrit :
> > http://landley.net/aboriginal/about.html is what I used for my last
> > embedded Linux project.
> >
> > "Aboriginal Linux is a shell script that builds the smallest/simplest
> > linux system capable of rebuilding itself from source code. This
> > currently requires seven packages: linux, busybox, uClibc, binutils, gcc,
> > make, and bash."
>     Aboriginal is nice and Rob Landley is doing a great job. But are you
> sure about uClibc. I thought Aboriginal had switched to Musl years ago.
> uClibc is pretty far from POSIX compliance, and also from Glibc, which
> would make the system difficult to use as a build platform, although
> otherwise functional, of course. AFAIR, Rob Landley is developping his
> binutils mostly because of a disagreement with Busybox license.

Is it still under devlopment? The archives end 2016.

I like to use "buildroot" for my embedded systems.


>     Here's a comparison of C libraries (by Rich felker, the author of
> musl). Unfortunately it is dated from 2014. Since that time, all
> librares should have made progress.
> http://www.etalabs.net/compare_libcs.html
> <http://www.etalabs.net/compare_libcs.html>
> --     Didier
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