[BusyBox-cvs] busybox.stable Makefile,1.263,1.264
andersen at busybox.net
Tue Jul 15 07:20:38 UTC 2003
Update of /var/cvs/busybox.stable
In directory winder:/tmp/cvs-serv31912
Fixup logic, which is revered from the dev version
RCS file: /var/cvs/busybox.stable/Makefile,v
retrieving revision 1.263
retrieving revision 1.264
diff -u -d -r1.263 -r1.264
--- Makefile 15 Jul 2003 07:04:59 -0000 1.263
+++ Makefile 15 Jul 2003 07:20:34 -0000 1.264
@@ -39,16 +39,20 @@
# Leave this set to `false' for production use.
DODEBUG = false
-# Having this variable both defined and 'true' will cause busybox to directly
-# use the system's password and group functions. Assuming you use GNU libc,
-# you will then need to install the /etc/nsswitch.conf configuration file and
-# the required /lib/libnss_* libraries. This generally makes your embedded
-# system quite a bit larger... If you leave this undefined, busybox will
-# directly use the /etc/password, /etc/group files (and your system will be
-# smaller, and I will get fewer emails asking about how glibc NSS works).
-# Setting USE_SYSTEM_PWD_GRP true adds just 1.4k to the binary size (which is a
-# _lot_ less then glibc NSS costs). Note that if you want hostname resolution
-# to work with glibc, you still need the libnss_* libraries.
+# If you enable this option, busybox will use the system's password
+# and group functions. And if you are using the GNU C library
+# (glibc), you will then need to install the /etc/nsswitch.conf
+# configuration file and the required /lib/libnss_* libraries in
+# order for the password and group functions to work. This generally
+# makes your embedded system quite a bit larger.
+# Disabling this option will cause busybox to directly access the
+# system's /etc/password, /etc/group files (and your system will be
+# smaller, and I will get fewer emails asking about how glibc NSS
+# works). When this option is disabled, you will not be able to use
+# PAM to access remote LDAP password servers and whatnot. And if you
+# want hostname resolution to work with glibc, you still need the
+# /lib/libnss_* libraries.
+# If you disable this option, it will add about 1.5k to busybox.
USE_SYSTEM_PWD_GRP = true
# This enables compiling with dmalloc ( http://dmalloc.com/ )
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