[BusyBox-cvs] busybox/docs new-applet-HOWTO.txt,1.7,1.8

Glenn McGrath bug1 at busybox.net
Wed Oct 1 11:33:50 UTC 2003


Update of /var/cvs/busybox/docs
In directory winder:/tmp/cvs-serv1824/docs

Modified Files:
	new-applet-HOWTO.txt 
Log Message:
Thomas Lundquist, update for current structure


Index: new-applet-HOWTO.txt
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RCS file: /var/cvs/busybox/docs/new-applet-HOWTO.txt,v
retrieving revision 1.7
retrieving revision 1.8
diff -u -d -r1.7 -r1.8
--- new-applet-HOWTO.txt	18 Mar 2002 16:03:00 -0000	1.7
+++ new-applet-HOWTO.txt	1 Oct 2003 11:33:46 -0000	1.8
@@ -14,8 +14,9 @@
 First, write your applet.  Be sure to include copyright information at the
 top, such as who you stole the code from and so forth. Also include the
 mini-GPL boilerplate. Be sure to name the main function <applet>_main instead
-of main.  And be sure to put it in <applet>.c.  For a new applet mu, here is
-the code that would go in mu.c:
+of main.  And be sure to put it in <applet>.c. Usage do not have to be taken care of by your applet.
+
+For a new applet mu, here is the code that would go in mu.c:
 
 ----begin example code------
 
@@ -86,13 +87,20 @@
 
 Find the appropriate directory for your new applet.
 
-Add the applet to the applet directory Makefile:
+Make sure you find the appropriate places in the files, the applets are
+sorted alphabetically.
+
+Add the applet to Makefile.in in the chosen applet directory:
 
 obj-$(CONFIG_MU)               += mu.o
 
-Add the applet to the applet directory config.in:
+Add the applet to Config.in in the chosen applet directory:
 
-bool 'mu'          CONFIG_MU
+config CONFIG_MU
+	bool "MU"
+	default n
+	help
+	  Returns an indeterminate value.
 
 
 Usage String(s)
@@ -129,9 +137,9 @@
 	/* all programs below here are alphabetically "greater than" 'mu' */
 
 
-Finally, add a define for your applet to Config.h:
+Finally, add a define for your applet to include/config.h
 
-	#define CONFIG_MU
+	#undef CONFIG_MU
 
 
 Documentation
@@ -146,9 +154,10 @@
 The Grand Announcement
 ----------------------
 
-Then create a diff -urN of the files you added (<applet>.c, usage.c,
-applets.h, Config.h) and send it to the mailing list:
-busybox at busybox.net. Sending patches as attachments is preferred, but
-not required.
+Then create a diff -urN of the files you added (<appletdir/><applet>.c, 
+include/usage.c, include/applets.h, include/config.h, <appletdir>/Makefile.in, <appletdir>/config.in) 
+and send it to the mailing list:
+busybox at busybox.net. 
 
+Sending patches as attachments is preferred, but not required.
 




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