Re: [Emdebian] apt-get on embedded systems
On Tue, Apr 21, 2009 at 08:01:36PM +0100, Neil Williams wrote:
>On Tue, 21 Apr 2009 20:33:57 +0200
>Hector Oron <email@example.com> wrote:
>> or is it
>> worth the effort to have an apt tool more thought to work on embedded?
>> Maybe it is posible to add an apt-get->busybox. :-)
>busybox dpkg is not particularly compatible with Debian dpkg, although
>things are probably better in the versions of busybox that
>Debian-Installer haven't used yet. :-) It's still always playing
>catch-up with the real dpkg.
The busybox version of dpkg seems to work quite ok for some, fwiw.
But indeed it would be nice to add a clean opkg impl to busybox,
for general use.