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authorGravatar Eric Andersen <andersen@codepoet.org>2000-12-01 22:59:04 +0000
committerGravatar Eric Andersen <andersen@codepoet.org>2000-12-01 22:59:04 +0000
commite73fda83111ce7f043be3028b440e8ba96cbf639 (patch)
tree5e36679181961866409e1ebfac972f88a4277a2e /debian/control
parent29be79c5f6113ba8ab609cb17651fb8decf17c90 (diff)
Update for handling .udebs and building using a pristine source dir...
Diffstat (limited to 'debian/control')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/debian/control b/debian/control
index 54475b799..5a662419f 100644
--- a/debian/control
+++ b/debian/control
@@ -48,7 +48,7 @@ Package: busybox-udeb
Architecture: any
Depends: ${shlibs:Depends}
Section: debian-installer
-Description: Tiny utilities for the debian-installer and for embedded systems.
+Description: Tiny utilities for the debian-installer
BusyBox combines tiny versions of many common UNIX utilities into a single
small executable. It provides minimalist replacements for the most common
utilities you would usually find on your desktop system (i.e. ls, cp, mv,
@@ -57,8 +57,7 @@ Description: Tiny utilities for the debian-installer and for embedded systems.
provide the expected functionality and behave very much like their GNU
- BusyBox is used by the debian-installer. Installing BusyBox onto your Debian
- system is not recommended, unless you are intended to make a very small
- embedded system. Chances are good that for embedded systems, you will want to
- recompile to only include the tools and utilities you wish to include.
+ busybox-udeb is used by the debian-installer, so unless you are working
+ on the debian-installer, this package is not for you. Installing this
+ on your Debian system is a very, very bad idea. You have been warned.