[Buildroot] [PATCH v2] package/coreutils: allow building individual binaries

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Wed Apr 10 21:05:25 UTC 2019


>>>>> "Markus" == Markus Mayer <mmayer at broadcom.com> writes:

 > We add configuration option BR2_PACKAGE_COREUTILS_INDIVIDUAL_BINARIES
 > so that coreutils can be built and installed as individual binaries.
 > It can be used if the target file system doesn't support symlinks or
 > symlinks are undesirable.

Out of interest, what file system is that?

 > The approach is modelled after Busybox's similarly named configuration
 > option.

The use case for individual binaries for busybox is afaik mainly for
stuff like selinux, where you may want to have different policies for
the different applets.

-- 
Bye, Peter Korsgaard


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