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authorGravatar Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@googlemail.com>2010-01-13 22:43:13 +0100
committerGravatar Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@googlemail.com>2010-01-13 22:43:13 +0100
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INSTALL: update obsolete doc, as suggested by Doug Clapp (doug.clapp AT triad.rr.com)
Signed-off-by: Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@googlemail.com>
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@@ -19,11 +19,24 @@ it, is to enable all features and then use "standalone shell" mode with a
blank command $PATH.
To enable all features, use "make defconfig", which produces the largest
-general-purpose configuration. (It's allyesconfig minus debugging options,
+general-purpose configuration. It's allyesconfig minus debugging options,
optional packaging choices, and a few special-purpose features requiring
-extra configuration to use.)
+extra configuration to use. Then enable "standalone shell" feature:
make defconfig
+ make menuconfig
+ # select Busybox Settings
+ # then General Configuration
+ # then exec prefers applets
+ # exit back to top level menu
+ # select Shells
+ # then Standalone shell
+ # exit back to top level menu
+ # exit and save new configuration
+ # OR
+ # use these commands to modify .config directly:
+ sed -e 's/.*FEATURE_PREFER_APPLETS.*/CONFIG_FEATURE_PREFER_APPLETS=y/' -i .config
+ sed -e 's/.*FEATURE_SH_STANDALONE.*/CONFIG_FEATURE_SH_STANDALONE=y/' -i .config
make
PATH= ./busybox ash
@@ -121,5 +134,4 @@ More Information:
Se also the busybox FAQ, under the questions "How can I get started using
BusyBox" and "How do I build a BusyBox-based system?" The BusyBox FAQ is
-available from http://www.busybox.net/FAQ.html or as the file
-docs/busybox.net/FAQ.html in this tarball.
+available from http://www.busybox.net/FAQ.html