[Aboriginal] Refactoring/recycling

Alessio Igor Bogani alessioigorbogani at gmail.com
Mon Sep 12 01:23:43 PDT 2016

Hi Rob,

On 11 September 2016 at 07:17, Rob Landley <rob at landley.net> wrote:
> On 09/09/2016 07:28 PM, Rob Landley wrote:
>> easily, and as toybox adances at least 2 of them should go away. The
>> infrastructure aboriginal linux provides for them is WAY OVERKILL for
>> what's left for it to do (as evidenced by
>> https:/github.com/j-core.org/mkroot working fine without any of it).

I guess it uses a cross-compiler, right? So what if I could want add
an autotools based software?
Setup qemu and distcc to work side by side is a very good things to me
and it isn't an overkill at all. In fact it is the reason I'm still
following this project.

> launch init. But now there's CONFIG_DEVTMPFS_MOUNT (and I have a patch
> to make it apply to initramfs, although when I submitted it upstream
> they didn't want it and I lost interest because it works for me so if
> they don't want it, I'm ok with that).

Could you pinpoint me to the patch? It could be useful for me too.

> I suppose I should post miniconfig.sh again too. (Annually if necessary,
> since they'll never take it and I'm pretty sure the TEN YEARS since my
> initial 3 posts submitting miniconfig shows I'm not interested in doing

Have you ever considered to rework it and integrate it to "make tinyconfig"?

Thank Rob for all!


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