[Aboriginal] busybox awk

stephen Turner stephen.n.turner at gmail.com
Wed Nov 5 19:22:07 PST 2014

Thanks, I have a script that downloads the latest busybox from a folder
labeled latest which apparently hasnt been updated in a while and so I was
using an unpatched busybox *sigh*  which has a awk bug that was repaired
apparently a year ago so says one source. So much for being the latest......
On Nov 5, 2014 10:16 PM, "Rob Landley" <rob at landley.net> wrote:

> On 11/05/14 16:49, stephen Turner wrote:
> > Rob, have you seen any issues with busybox awk throwing errors during a
> > recompile of gcc?
> Not that I noticed? (I just built an m68k
> > Im currently seeing a awk -f error. You don't have awk
> > in the precompiled toybox bin at the moment so i would assume on your
> > aboriginal platform that your using busybox awk or an alternative?
> It's using busybox awk. The host-tools.sh stage populates build/host and
> the restricts the $PATH to point at just build/host so it doesn't leak
> host dependencies into the build.
> I covered that in the big presentation, the three slides starting at:
> https://speakerdeck.com/landley/developing-for-non-x86-targets-using-qemu?slide=98
> Rob
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